The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 110 134 124
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Contract jobs citing Test Management 19 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.34% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.43% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 7
Median daily rate £425 £310 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -24.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £160 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £420 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £30.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.21% -10.29%
Test Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1966 2333 2239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.21% 78.31% 75.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 1409 1285
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 162 153
Median hourly rate £27.62 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.30% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Test Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Test Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Test Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the East of England region.

Test Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hertfordshire +23 5 £550 +37.50% 2
Essex +7 5 £353 +53.26% 1
Suffolk - 5 £500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £260 -
Norfolk - 2 £225 -
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Test Strategy
3 10 (26.32%) QA
4 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
5 7 (18.42%) SAP
5 7 (18.42%) Defect Management
6 6 (15.79%) SQL
6 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.16%) Release Management
7 5 (13.16%) HP
8 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.53%) Project Management
8 4 (10.53%) ITIL
8 4 (10.53%) MS Office
8 4 (10.53%) Change Management
8 4 (10.53%) Migration
8 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.53%) JIRA
8 4 (10.53%) Time Management
8 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Test Planning

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (2.63%) Maximo
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
1 2 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (5.26%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
2 1 (2.63%) TestPartner
2 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Test Manager
2 12 (31.58%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) SAP Manager
4 4 (10.53%) SAP Test Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Environment Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.26%) HR Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Programme Test Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Test Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) Web Services
1 3 (7.89%) XML
1 3 (7.89%) XML Messaging
2 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Test Strategy
2 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (18.42%) Defect Management
3 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
4 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
4 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) Release Management
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
6 4 (10.53%) ITIL
6 4 (10.53%) Migration
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) Time Management
7 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) ISEB
1 2 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) SAP
2 5 (13.16%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
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