The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge 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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 38 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.69% 0.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -
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
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
339 371 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.22% 94.64% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 254 225
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 40 35
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -41.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Test Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Test Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Cambridge region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 3 (33.33%) SAP
1 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Management
2 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring

Test Manager Skill Set
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:

General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
1 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) HP