The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - 43 39
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham - 0.73% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.92% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £310 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +51.51%
Manual Testing
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
327 326 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 83.85% 79.32% 73.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 210 140
Median daily rate £425 £414 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% +10.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 14
Median hourly rate £12.28 £12.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.29% -48.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.20 £11.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £14.71 £100.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Manual Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Manual Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham