The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Leader 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.28% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £339 £319
% change year-on-year
+10.70% +6.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Test Leader
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 267 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 94.35% 95.02% 89.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 164 133
Average daily rate £365 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 26
Average hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.11% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.40 £10.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £36.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Test Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Test Leader Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Test Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Test Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Test Leader
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Test Leader 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 Test Leader in their job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Test Leader 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 Test Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP