The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Testing
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank - 36 37
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.66% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.81% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-26.00% -14.52%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
287 247 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 79.28% 82.06% 72.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 138 133
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 43
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.84 £10.81 £16.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £24.00 £31.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Manual Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Manual Testing Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Manual Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Warwickshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Automotive
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA