The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £295 £285
% change year-on-year
+5.93% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-25.33% +25.00%
Manual Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
25 50 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 78.13% 84.75% 53.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 27
Median daily rate £400 £375 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £215 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £11.48 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.72% -45.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £9.45 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.50 £35.55 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of contract jobs across the High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

Manual Testing
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Manual Testing Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Manual Testing
Top 5 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation