Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Rational Functional Tester skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rational Functional Tester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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.

IBM Rational Functional Tester
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 205 218
Contract jobs citing Rational Functional Tester 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.069% 0.060%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.41% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
South West median daily rate - £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.14% -18.99%
England median daily rate - £388 £400
% change year-on-year - -3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 - -

Rational Functional Tester is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 937 979 959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.68% 16.86% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 666 673
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £295
90th Percentile £525 £528 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 40 53
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.60% +3.05% +12.64%
10th Percentile £32.55 £24.72 £30.10
90th Percentile £57.90 £51.66 £44.20
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Rational Functional Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Rational Functional Tester as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Rational Functional Tester in the South West

Rational Functional Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Rational Functional Tester in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational Functional Tester in the South West