The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Test Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Test Manager
Rank 550 521 490
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 29 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.064% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.069% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 25
Average daily rate
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£525 £625 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £416 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £745 £730
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £470 £525
% change year-on-year
+1.06% -10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Programme Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Test Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 December 2014.

Programme Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Programme Test Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Test Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 12 £600 -4.00% 1
South East -26 7 £450 +5.26% 1
South West -26 3 £500 +6.38%
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Programme Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Programme Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programme Test Manager in their job title.

1 28 (47.46%) Test Management
2 26 (44.07%) Finance
3 24 (40.68%) Test Strategy
4 17 (28.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (22.03%) Banking
6 11 (18.64%) Project Management
6 11 (18.64%) QA
7 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (16.95%) Retail
7 10 (16.95%) .NET
8 8 (13.56%) Migration
8 8 (13.56%) Test Planning
9 7 (11.86%) Integration Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
9 7 (11.86%) SAP
10 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
10 6 (10.17%) SQL
10 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
10 6 (10.17%) Supplier Management
11 5 (8.47%) Investment Banking
11 5 (8.47%) TestDirector
11 5 (8.47%) ISEB
11 5 (8.47%) RPG
11 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
12 4 (6.78%) Scrum
12 4 (6.78%) Validation
12 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
12 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
12 4 (6.78%) ERP

Programme Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Programme Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programme Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.69%) Lync
2 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.69%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) MPLS
1 3 (5.08%) BGP
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
1 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SAP BI
1 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) TestDirector
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Banking
3 10 (16.95%) Retail
4 5 (8.47%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Front Office
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Back Office
6 1 (1.69%) Electronics
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Smart Meter
1 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Equities
3 1 (1.69%) PMI
3 1 (1.69%) DTV
3 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
1 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Test Management
2 24 (40.68%) Test Strategy
3 17 (28.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.64%) Project Management
6 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.56%) Migration
7 8 (13.56%) Test Planning
8 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
8 7 (11.86%) Integration Testing
9 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
9 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
9 6 (10.17%) Supplier Management
10 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.78%) Validation
11 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
11 4 (6.78%) ERP
11 4 (6.78%) Scrum
12 3 (5.08%) Matrix Management
12 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) RPG
3 2 (3.39%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) ISEB
2 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.78%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PMP
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (5.08%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) SAP
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco
2 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
2 3 (5.08%) F5
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.69%) Progress
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
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