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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Test Manager
Rank 590 597 577
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 25 46 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.088% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.093% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 21
Median daily rate £650 £538 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% +11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £402 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £728 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £483 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
47082 49406 48378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 31049 32107 30018
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1524 1896 1961
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -14 16 £725 +28.88% 1
South East +17 3 £638 +45.71%
West Midlands -21 3 £325 -36.58%
East of England +6 2 - -
North West +10 1 £425 -29.16%
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Programme Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 39 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 34 (43.59%) Finance
3 27 (34.62%) Test Management
4 26 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (26.92%) Banking
7 18 (23.08%) Integration Testing
8 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
9 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
9 16 (20.51%) QA
10 14 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (15.38%) Test Automation
11 12 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
12 11 (14.10%) PRINCE2
13 10 (12.82%) ISEB
14 9 (11.54%) Retail
14 9 (11.54%) Open Source
14 9 (11.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 8 (10.26%) DevOps
15 8 (10.26%) Investment Banking
15 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
16 7 (8.97%) Hadoop
16 7 (8.97%) Security Testing
16 7 (8.97%) Migration
16 7 (8.97%) Programme Management
16 7 (8.97%) Defect Management
17 6 (7.69%) PMP
17 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
17 6 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
18 5 (6.41%) Data Migration

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 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.28%) MS Project
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) Hadoop
2 5 (6.41%) Big Data
3 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.28%) TestDirector
General
1 34 (43.59%) Finance
2 21 (26.92%) Banking
3 9 (11.54%) Retail
4 8 (10.26%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.85%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Front Office
6 2 (2.56%) Legal
7 1 (1.28%) Back Office
7 1 (1.28%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Biometrics
2 3 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (3.85%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Derivative
3 2 (2.56%) Equities
3 2 (2.56%) PMI
4 1 (1.28%) iPad
4 1 (1.28%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.28%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Windows
1 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 27 (34.62%) Test Management
3 26 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 14 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
7 12 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 11 (14.10%) PRINCE2
9 9 (11.54%) Open Source
9 9 (11.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 8 (10.26%) DevOps
10 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
11 7 (8.97%) Defect Management
11 7 (8.97%) Migration
11 7 (8.97%) Programme Management
11 7 (8.97%) Security Testing
12 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (6.41%) Data Migration
13 5 (6.41%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) Java
1 2 (2.56%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.82%) ISEB
4 6 (7.69%) PMP
5 4 (5.13%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.56%) Ansible
2 2 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) HP
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) SAP
3 3 (3.85%) Guidewire
4 2 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) Capita
5 1 (1.28%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.28%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.28%) Temenos