The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+31.14% -17.00%
Test Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
212 160 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 79.70% 82.47% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 83 95
Median daily rate £440 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 13
Median hourly rate £42.00 £33.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -21.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Dorset