The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Derbyshire region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 18 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 10 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.93% 3.51% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 3.70% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £525 £360 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -31.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Test Manager
East 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 Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 216 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 93.10% 94.74% 97.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 112 130
Median daily rate £425 £370 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +25.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 29
Median hourly rate £11.25 £37.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +167.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.64 £12.50 £9.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £45.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Derbyshire region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Test Manager
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +11 6 - -
Chesterfield +2 3 £350 -2.77%
Test Manager
East Midlands

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Test Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Derbyshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 8 (47.06%) Migration
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
3 5 (29.41%) System Testing
3 5 (29.41%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Management
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) QA

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
2 5 (29.41%) SDLC
2 5 (29.41%) System Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
2 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Citrix