The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Tester
Rank - 147 112
Contract jobs requiring a Manual Tester 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.095% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.099% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £275 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Manual Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2797 3018 2258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.68% 95.42% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1826 2035 1360
Median daily rate £380 £351 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 151 121
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £38.40 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Manual Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Manual Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Manual Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Manual Tester Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Manual Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Manual Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Yorkshire region featuring Manual Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

Manual Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) CMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning