The table below looks at the statistics for TestNG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestNG over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TestNG
North West / Manchester
Rank 92 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TestNG 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% - 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.83% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
222 369 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.93% 18.99% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 211 136
Median daily rate £375 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing TestNG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

TestNG Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

TestNG
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

TestNG Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TestNG 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 Manchester region with a requirement for TestNG.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) Redis
2 6 (54.55%) Puppet
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
5 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
5 3 (27.27%) IntelliJ
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) JUnit
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) JMeter
6 2 (18.18%) Games
6 2 (18.18%) Log4j
6 2 (18.18%) Maven
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (54.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 3 (27.27%) IntelliJ
3 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) JMeter
4 2 (18.18%) JUnit
4 2 (18.18%) Log4j
4 2 (18.18%) Maven
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) BDD
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
1 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) QA Automation
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow