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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe - 3.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
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
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
49 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 77.78% 78.33% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 23 25
Median daily rate £365 £350 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -48.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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