The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 68 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Test Management 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.51% 0.67% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.87% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £57.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £39.13 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+46.94% +15.94%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
532 576 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 67.43% 76.70% 67.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 245 233
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 28 95
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Test Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Cambridge -11 2 - -
Test Management
East of England

Test Management
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Tcl
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Build Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Build Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) HPUX
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Tcl
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) HP