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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 39 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.41% 1.15% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.20% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £405 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - £60.00

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
231 250 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 94.29% 95.42% 96.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 140 84
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 18
Median hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -6 1 £405 -
Test Manager
East Midlands

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) V-Model
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Management

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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) V-Model
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall