Period
to 17 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Manual Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Manual Tester
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 60 -
Contract jobs requiring a Manual Tester 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £350 -
East of England median daily rate £288 £331 -
% change year-on-year -13.21% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 444 603 542
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.93% 96.33% 93.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 421 351
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +3.03%
10th Percentile £200 £130 £205
90th Percentile £584 £595 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 11
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £12.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +24.48% -67.87%
10th Percentile £14.40 £10.16 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.75 £44.89 £14.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.33 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.79% -5.00% -11.11%

Manual Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Manual Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Tester in Bedfordshire

Manual Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manual Tester in Bedfordshire