The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for TestNG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TestNG over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

TestNG
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 93
Contract jobs citing TestNG 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - - 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £349 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% -0.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

TestNG is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 213 216 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.59% 12.22% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 143 81
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 1
Median hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

TestNG
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing TestNG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for TestNG in Manchester

TestNG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TestNG in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TestNG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for TestNG.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Log4j
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

TestNG
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Log4j
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA