Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Renfrewshire during the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Tester
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 62 41
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 0 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 0.97% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.20% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Renfrewshire median daily rate - £250 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.25% -
Scotland median daily rate £400 £300 £309
% change year-on-year +33.42% -2.83% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire. 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
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies in Renfrewshire with a recognized job title 73 332 229
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 83.91% 80.58% 87.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 269 134
Renfrewshire median daily rate £320 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% -1.52% -2.94%
10th Percentile £172 £261 £258
90th Percentile £445 £445 £436
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £13.00 £39.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.67% -22.00% -45.65%
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

Job postings that featured Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire.

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Renfrewshire

Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tester in Renfrewshire