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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 25 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing Test Management 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.97% 1.64% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 2.00% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £60.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-23.55% +54.83%

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
150 200 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 72.82% 81.97% 71.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 114 81
Median daily rate £314 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £82.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +489.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £82.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (33.33%) 4G
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 4G
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 4G Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) BSS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) LTE Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) OSS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Manager
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP