Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 23 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - - 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Solihull median daily rate - - £315
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +60.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Contract vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 184 248 270
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 95.38% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 58 88
Solihull median daily rate £389 £373 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.36% +3.47% +9.09%
10th Percentile £214 £213 £251
90th Percentile £575 £491 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 9
Solihull median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -60.00% +59.09%
10th Percentile £10.90 £13.15 £15.95
90th Percentile £49.73 £15.38 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £15.43 £17.00
% change year-on-year +11.83% -9.26% +5.07%

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Solihull

Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tester in Solihull