The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 42 31
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - 0.72% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.87% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £310 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £285 £285
% change year-on-year
+9.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +25.00%
Manual Testing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
150 230 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 84.75% 83.33% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 132 74
Median daily rate £400 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.36 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.84% +5.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Manual Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Manual Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Manual Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) IFS

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IFS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP