Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for Functional Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Functional Testing over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Functional Testing
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 22 62
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 2.35% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.82% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Renfrewshire median daily rate - - £281
Scotland median daily rate £400 £270 £308
% change year-on-year +48.15% -12.20% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Functional Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 111 71 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 91.74% 83.53% 91.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 52 267
Renfrewshire median daily rate £360 £339 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.27% +2.65% -4.35%
10th Percentile £245 £165 £261
90th Percentile £450 £450 £445
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.85% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £30.00 £13.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +130.77% -64.38% -27.00%
10th Percentile £27.15 £13.00 £26.40
90th Percentile £49.50 £19.00 £41.25
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.53% +10.71% +7.64%

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

Job postings citing Functional Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Renfrewshire