The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Basingstoke region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 29 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.54% 1.62% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.46% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -
Test Manager
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
171 235 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.94% 95.14% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 134 108
Median daily rate £348 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.55% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.35 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £24.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Basingstoke region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Test Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Rally
4 1 (25.00%) Testopia
4 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (25.00%) Pega
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Qt
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle iStore
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB

Test Manager Skill Set
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 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle iStore
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Testopia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Qt
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Pega
2 1 (25.00%) Rally
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) SAP