The table below looks at the statistics for the Defect Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Defect Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Defect Manager
Rank 195 - 199
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Defect Manager 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.054% - 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£530 - £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £425 £340
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5151 6211 5579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.41% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3979 4515 4147
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 111 147
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £36.25 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Defect Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Defect Manager in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Defect Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Defect Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Defect Manager across the City of London region.

Defect Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Defect Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Defect Manager in their job title 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 with Defect Manager in their job title.

1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (14.29%) Siebel
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Murex
4 1 (14.29%) Summit
4 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement

Defect Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Defect Manager in their job title 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 with Defect Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Summit
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Siebel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Murex
1 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg