The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 33 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Test Management 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.70% 1.02% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.22% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £120 £456 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-73.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.35% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £60.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-23.55% +54.83%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 328 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.97% 83.25% 79.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 202 159
Median daily rate £425 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 16
Median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £59.00 £46.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Test Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the Cambridge region.

Test Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Test Management
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management