The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Manual Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manual Tester
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 110 105
Contract jobs requiring a Manual Tester 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.21% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £238 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1406 1887 1682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.50% 96.18% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 1273 1125
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 60 73
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.45 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Manual Tester
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Manual Tester Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Manual Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Manual Tester Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £270 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago