The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank - - 53
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -46.95%
Test Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
294 305 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.22% 81.77% 89.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 202 321
Median daily rate £450 £403 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +63.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Test Management
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 2 (100.00%) CAFM
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Facilities Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) CAFM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing