The median contractor rate for a Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gosport during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Hampshire / Gosport
Rank - 23 -
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gosport - 1.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -1.53% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.57 £44.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -42.22% +36.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gosport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Gosport
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 0 59 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gosport - 92.19% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 45 13
Median daily rate - £447 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Gosport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gosport that featured Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Gosport

Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Tester in Gosport.

Contractor daily rate trend for Tester in Gosport

Tester Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Gosport region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle