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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 33 32
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - 0.58% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.75% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £300 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £38.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-67.53% +48.07%
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
174 134 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 80.18% 77.46% 72.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 102 115
Median daily rate £418 £341 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.65% +13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £494 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 15
Median hourly rate £22.88 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.68% +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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