The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Manual Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Tester
Rank - 89 72
Contract jobs requiring a Manual Tester 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.090% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.095% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £316 £250
% change year-on-year
-5.13% +26.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Manual Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1220 1057 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.49% 95.14% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 672 393
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 52 48
Median hourly rate £26.50 £15.86 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.08% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £32.50 £32.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North East region that featured Manual Tester in the job title.

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Manual Tester
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Manual Tester Daily Rate Trend in the North East