The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Manual Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Tester
Rank 62 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Manual Tester 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.29% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £250 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £215 £280
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -23.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Manual Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
687 485 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.14% 95.85% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 315 206
Median daily rate £407 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.27% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 36
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.23 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.55% -11.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £45.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Manual Tester
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Manual Tester Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Manual Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Manual Tester across the West Sussex region.

Manual Tester Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Manual Tester
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Tester within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Grinstead - 2 £250 -
Manual Tester
South East

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Manual Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring Manual Tester in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) SAP FS
4 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (14.29%) .NET

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) HP