The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Worthing region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £306
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +150.00%
Tester
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Worthing 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
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
213 90 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 97.71% 95.74% 91.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 44 22
Median daily rate £485 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £313 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.00 £16.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Tester Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Tester across the Worthing region.

Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Worthing region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) ISEB
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Confluence
3 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Gatling
4 3 (50.00%) Scala
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (16.67%) HP UFT

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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 4 (66.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Gatling
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Capybara
3 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP