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The median contractor rate for an Applications Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Application Tester
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank - - 155
Rank change year-on-year - - +82
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Tester 0 0 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London - - 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
10th Percentile - - £325
25th Percentile - - £333
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - - £347
75th Percentile - - £347
90th Percentile - - -
Central London median daily rate - - £347

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 3,932 2,700 2,917
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.20% 93.88% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,964 1,965 2,196
10th Percentile £363 £325 £300
25th Percentile £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £560 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.00% -4.31%
75th Percentile £682 £638 £600
90th Percentile £775 £713 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 33 50
10th Percentile £13.88 £12.08 £12.42
25th Percentile £21.00 £13.88 £14.41
Median hourly rate £37.00 £20.99 £23.37
Median % change year-on-year +76.27% -10.17% +18.32%
75th Percentile £51.75 £28.00 £38.75
90th Percentile £62.50 £37.25 £52.28
Central London median hourly rate £38.25 £18.99 £23.37
% change year-on-year +101.45% -18.74% +16.84%

Applications Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Applications Tester in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Tester in the City of London

Applications Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Applications Tester in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Applications Tester in the City of London

Applications Tester
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Applications Tester in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Applications Tester in the City of London