The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 - 25 31
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 1.02% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.26% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
123 159 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 89.13% 80.71% 81.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 97 82
Median daily rate £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 7
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.90 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.69% -43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.45 £13.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.00 £165.00
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 Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Manual Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Manual Testing Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Manual Testing
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Guildford

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 Guildford region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum