The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 42 37
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.74% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.90% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +75.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £280 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.03% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Manual Testing
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 223 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 83.16% 82.29% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 174 105
Median daily rate £450 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 28
Median hourly rate £22.59 £18.68 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% +17.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £17.88 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.15 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton 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 Brighton

Manual Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Manual Testing Daily Rate Trend in Brighton