The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank - 38 32
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.30% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.35% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £425 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +82.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £393
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +62.96%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
403 284 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 86.67% 85.03% 74.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 165 125
Median daily rate £438 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -46.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.08 £15.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Test Management
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP