The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 41 36
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.62% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.73% 1.00%
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 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £30.00
Manual Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
287 273 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 80.85% 84.52% 72.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 164 119
Median daily rate £363 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 23
Median hourly rate £18.43 £33.25 £20.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.57% +66.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £15.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.00 £142.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Manual Testing
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Manual Testing Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Manual Testing
Top 2 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 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 East Sussex 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 East Sussex 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