Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Manual Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manual Testing over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Testing
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - - 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheltenham median daily rate - - £438
Gloucestershire median daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

Manual Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 113 193 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 77.40% 82.48% 70.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 107 112
Cheltenham median daily rate £425 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% +1.59%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £266
90th Percentile £663 £563 £503
Gloucestershire median daily rate £404 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% -2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 7
Cheltenham median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £15.20 £41.25 £40.35
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £44.25
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £38.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -17.11% -9.52% +16.67%

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Manual Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Cheltenham

Manual Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manual Testing in Cheltenham