The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Tester
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Tester 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £291 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.17% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Functional Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
327 412 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 94.78% 97.63% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 236 349
Average daily rate £343 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 38 17
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.57% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.23 £45.00 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Functional Tester in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Functional Tester
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Tester across the West Sussex region.

Functional Tester Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex