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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank - 30 28
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 1.41% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.58% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
275 190 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 93.22% 89.20% 90.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 121 111
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £453 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 14
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.75% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £22.50 £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 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 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) WSDL
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Confluence
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing

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 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Testopia
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Qt
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WSDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Pega
2 1 (20.00%) Rally
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com