The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 33 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Test Management 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.15% 0.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £283 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +12.96%
Test Management
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
168 220 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 64.62% 84.62% 73.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 128 75
Median daily rate £415 £390 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.13 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.71% -45.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.56 £12.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £24.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Test Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test Management across the Basingstoke region.

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Test Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the Basingstoke region.

Test Management Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Test Management 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) VB
5 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
5 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
7 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
7 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
8 1 (11.11%) JIRA
8 1 (11.11%) Release Management
8 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 1 (11.11%) TDD
8 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 1 (11.11%) ISEB
8 1 (11.11%) Workflow
8 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) 4G
1 1 (11.11%) LTE
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
2 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 1 (11.11%) Testopia
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Test Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Implementation Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) BSS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) OSS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QC Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Pega
2 1 (11.11%) Rally
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) SAP