Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 24 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 51
Contract jobs requiring a Tester 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington - 0.23% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Warrington median daily rate - £313 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.70% -
Cheshire median daily rate £331 £338 £309
% change year-on-year -1.85% +9.31% +10.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Contract vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 260 414 598
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 95.61% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 302 467
Warrington median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £150 £225 £300
90th Percentile £619 £688 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £408 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 12
Warrington median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £9.23 £9.00 £8.43
90th Percentile £32.70 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.93 £16.84
% change year-on-year -12.93% -11.34% +4.21%

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Warrington

Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tester in Warrington

Tester
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tester in Warrington.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tester in Warrington