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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +12.96%
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
280 327 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.92% 85.38% 82.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 222 272
Median daily rate £450 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 9
Median hourly rate £50.78 £50.00 £26.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +92.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Lineage
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Taleo
2 2 (50.00%) Facilities Management
2 2 (50.00%) CAFM
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Taleo
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Facilities Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) CAFM
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Lineage
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Facilities Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality