Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 21 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 46 49
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing Manual Testing 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.29% 0.48% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.63% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
North Yorkshire median daily rate - - £250
Yorkshire median daily rate £268 £300 £280
% change year-on-year -10.67% +7.14% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 268 320 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 77.68% 76.92% 76.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 173 216
North Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £115 £163 £225
90th Percentile £488 £475 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 16
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.81 £14.69 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.97% -8.20% +25.89%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.31 £12.00
90th Percentile £24.35 £38.65 £39.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in North Yorkshire

Manual Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manual Testing in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Manual Testing 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing

Manual Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB