The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Technical Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Tester
Rank 128 141 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Tester 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.081% 0.033% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.035% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Technical Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2869 2471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.45% 94.25% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1508 1876 1529
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 158 146
Median hourly rate £14.81 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Tester Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Tester
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
West Yorkshire +11 2 - - 3
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Technical 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 Yorkshire region featuring Technical Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) TestNG
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
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