The median contractor rate for a Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 3 months to 28 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.

Tester
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 -
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford - 2.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £365 -
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 Salford. 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
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 66 43 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 91.67% 97.73% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 32 17
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £120 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Salford

Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tester in Salford