The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 73 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Tester 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.27% - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £383 £329
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +16.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
731 523 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.65% 95.96% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 343 202
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £247 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £482 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 37
Median hourly rate £31.25 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.31% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £45.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Sussex region that featured Senior Tester in the job title.

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Senior Tester
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Tester Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Senior Tester
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 1 - -
Senior Tester
South East

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Senior Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) PigUnit
5 1 (16.67%) Gatling
5 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (16.67%) RSpec
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (16.67%) Confluence
5 1 (16.67%) PyUnit
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Gatling
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) PigUnit
2 1 (16.67%) PyUnit
2 1 (16.67%) RSpec
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle