The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 30 40
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - 0.54% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.67% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £280 £295
% change year-on-year
+9.82% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Manual Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 149 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 80.10% 80.11% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 114 123
Median daily rate £450 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 13
Median hourly rate £22.25 £24.32 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -5.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.83 £20.74 £19.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £108.75 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Manual Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Manual Testing Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk