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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 33 26
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.95% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.10% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £308 £310
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £30.00
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
185 182 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 77.08% 86.26% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 116 76
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £488 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Median hourly rate £11.31 £25.25 £19.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.22% +30.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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

Manual Testing
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Workday Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM