The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Programme Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Test Manager
Rank 604 581 579
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 31 48 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.091% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.095% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 16
Median daily rate £580 £525 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.47% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £444 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £770 £694 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Programme Test Manager
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Programme Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Programme Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Programme Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Programme Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Programme Test Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Test Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Programme Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Programme Test Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Programme Test Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Programme Test Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Test Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
London -17 20 £640 +11.30% 2
West Midlands -30 4 £325 -29.72%
East of England - 3 £600 -
South East 0 2 £638 +34.21%
South West +9 1 £638 -1.92% 1
East Midlands -2 1 £473 -
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Programme Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Programme 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 England region featuring Programme Test Manager in the job title.

1 37 (41.11%) Test Strategy
2 35 (38.89%) Finance
3 30 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (27.78%) Test Management
5 22 (24.44%) Integration Testing
5 22 (24.44%) Security Cleared
6 21 (23.33%) SC Cleared
7 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (20.00%) Banking
7 18 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
8 14 (15.56%) QA
9 13 (14.44%) Test Automation
10 12 (13.33%) ISEB
11 11 (12.22%) Open Source
11 11 (12.22%) Security Testing
11 11 (12.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 9 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
12 9 (10.00%) Retail
13 8 (8.89%) Programme Management
13 8 (8.89%) Investment Banking
14 7 (7.78%) Defect Management
15 6 (6.67%) Regression Testing
15 6 (6.67%) HP
15 6 (6.67%) Migration
15 6 (6.67%) PMP
15 6 (6.67%) Performance Testing
15 6 (6.67%) JIRA
15 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration

Programme Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (2.22%) Confluence
1 2 (2.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.11%) MS Office
1 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.56%) Big Data
1 5 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) JIRA
2 5 (5.56%) HP UFT
3 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.22%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.22%) Selenium
4 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.11%) Appium
5 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.11%) Maven
5 1 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.11%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.11%) Zephyr
General
1 35 (38.89%) Finance
2 18 (20.00%) Banking
3 9 (10.00%) Retail
4 8 (8.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.22%) Front Office
6 1 (1.11%) Back Office
6 1 (1.11%) Games
6 1 (1.11%) Law
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) Biometrics
2 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.22%) Equities
3 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.22%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.11%) Derivative
4 1 (1.11%) iPad
4 1 (1.11%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.11%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.11%) PMI
4 1 (1.11%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.11%) Windows
1 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.11%) Test Strategy
2 30 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (27.78%) Test Management
4 22 (24.44%) Integration Testing
5 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
6 13 (14.44%) Test Automation
7 11 (12.22%) Open Source
7 11 (12.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 11 (12.22%) Security Testing
8 9 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (8.89%) Programme Management
10 7 (7.78%) Defect Management
11 6 (6.67%) Automation Testing
11 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.67%) DevOps
11 6 (6.67%) Performance Testing
11 6 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.11%) C
1 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 21 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.33%) ISEB
4 6 (6.67%) PMP
5 5 (5.56%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.11%) MAPM
7 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.11%) P3O
2 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.33%) Puppet
3 2 (2.22%) Ansible
4 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (6.67%) HP
2 4 (4.44%) SAP
3 3 (3.33%) Guidewire
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.22%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (1.11%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.11%) VMware
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