The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 25 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Management 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.61% - 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+54.83% -8.82%
Test Management
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 107 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 85.45% 81.68% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 64 54
Average daily rate £400 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 3
Average hourly rate £36.25 £42.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (80.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) CCTV
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Lead
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) SAP