Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Test Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 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.

Test Consultant
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 145
Contract jobs requiring a Test Consultant 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Manchester median daily rate - - £388
North West median daily rate - £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +3.33%
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 2787 3349 3593
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.42% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1763 2140 2076
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 81 142
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -7.94% +6.78%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.25 £10.53
90th Percentile £41.10 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.88% -20.00% +25.00%

Test Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Consultant in Manchester

Test Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Consultant in Manchester