The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedford region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Test Manager
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford 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
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
28 47 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 90.32% 97.92% 90.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 40
Median daily rate £325 £270 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £384 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.86%
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 Bedford

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Bedford region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP