Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Mobile Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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.

Mobile Tester
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 160 150
Rank change year-on-year +21 -10 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.068% 0.057% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.060% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Manchester median daily rate - £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
North West median daily rate - £333 £311
% change year-on-year - +6.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2785 3343 3619
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.46% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 2136 2088
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £233 £238 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 79 144
Manchester median hourly rate £17.22 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.72% -9.38% +8.47%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.20 £10.58
90th Percentile £41.10 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.11 £20.50
% change year-on-year +10.14% -21.43% +28.13%

Mobile Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Tester in Manchester

Mobile Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Tester in Manchester

Mobile Tester Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Mobile 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 Manchester region featuring Mobile Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10

Mobile Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation