The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Derbyshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 4.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 5.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £36.25 £27.63
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +31.19%
Job Titles Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
236 116 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 96.33% 91.34% 88.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 69 84
Average daily rate £275 £245 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% -10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £125 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 8 44
Average hourly rate £19.25 £11.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.39% -65.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.00 £9.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £27.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Test Manager
East Midlands

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Test Manager
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Derby - - - - 1
Test Manager
East Midlands

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region that cited Test 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 Test Manager in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) AIX

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region that cited Test 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 Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) SAP