The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Halifax region that had Manual Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Tester
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Manual Tester 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £260 £280
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -61.66%
Manual Tester
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
130 159 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 98.48% 91.91% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 115 126
Median daily rate £390 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £269 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £465 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +344.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%