The first table below looks at the demand for the Manual Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manual Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Tester
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Manual Tester 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £269 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.18% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
622 542 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.88% 91.09% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 289 340
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £240 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 32
Average hourly rate £12.25 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.08 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £175.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Manual Tester
West Midlands

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manual Tester in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Manual Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Manual Tester across the Birmingham region.

Manual Tester Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham