The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank - 35 39
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.29% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.40% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £425 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £300 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+48.07% -25.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
392 248 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 84.12% 72.94% 77.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 88 131
Average daily rate £375 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £251 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 17
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+265.38% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.90 £29.60 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manual Testing across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Manual Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Manual Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Manual Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Retail
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Retail
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP