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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Test Manager
Rank 584 568 564
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 46 47 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.091% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.096% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 11
Median daily rate £513 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £728 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £461 £513 £525
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.38%
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
47342 48920 45504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.83% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31086 31590 28112
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1402 1847 1880
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +10 32 £555 -7.50%
West Midlands -21 5 £325 -18.75%
South East -12 3 £556 +18.35% 1
East of England - 3 £600 -
East Midlands +2 1 £473 -
South West -4 1 £638 +4.08%
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Programme Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 40 (37.38%) Finance
2 38 (35.51%) User Acceptance Testing
2 38 (35.51%) Test Strategy
3 28 (26.17%) Integration Testing
3 28 (26.17%) Test Management
4 26 (24.30%) SC Cleared
4 26 (24.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (24.30%) Security Cleared
5 24 (22.43%) System Integration Testing
6 21 (19.63%) Banking
7 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (14.02%) QA
8 15 (14.02%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 13 (12.15%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (12.15%) Open Source
10 12 (11.21%) Test Automation
10 12 (11.21%) Migration
11 11 (10.28%) Security Testing
11 11 (10.28%) ISEB
12 10 (9.35%) Defect Management
13 9 (8.41%) Functional Testing
13 9 (8.41%) PRINCE2
13 9 (8.41%) Programme Management
13 9 (8.41%) Retail
13 9 (8.41%) Investment Banking
14 8 (7.48%) SDLC
15 7 (6.54%) Waterfall
15 7 (6.54%) Performance Testing
15 7 (6.54%) JIRA
15 7 (6.54%) Regression Testing

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 (1.87%) Confluence
1 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.93%) IIS
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.87%) MS Office
1 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.93%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.93%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.93%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.93%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.93%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) Big Data
1 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (4.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (6.54%) JIRA
2 6 (5.61%) HP UFT
3 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.80%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.87%) Selenium
5 1 (0.93%) Appium
5 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.93%) Maven
5 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.93%) Zephyr
General
1 40 (37.38%) Finance
2 21 (19.63%) Banking
3 9 (8.41%) Investment Banking
3 9 (8.41%) Retail
4 2 (1.87%) Front Office
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) .NET
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.67%) Biometrics
2 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.80%) Derivative
4 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.87%) Equities
4 2 (1.87%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.93%) iPad
5 1 (0.93%) IVR
5 1 (0.93%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Linux
1 1 (0.93%) Windows
1 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.51%) Test Strategy
1 38 (35.51%) User Acceptance Testing
2 28 (26.17%) Integration Testing
2 28 (26.17%) Test Management
3 26 (24.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (22.43%) System Integration Testing
5 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (14.02%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 13 (12.15%) Non-Functional Testing
7 13 (12.15%) Open Source
8 12 (11.21%) Migration
8 12 (11.21%) Test Automation
9 11 (10.28%) Security Testing
10 10 (9.35%) Defect Management
11 9 (8.41%) Functional Testing
11 9 (8.41%) PRINCE2
11 9 (8.41%) Programme Management
12 8 (7.48%) SDLC
13 7 (6.54%) Regression Testing
13 7 (6.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.93%) C
1 1 (0.93%) Java
1 1 (0.93%) Ruby
1 1 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (24.30%) SC Cleared
1 26 (24.30%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.28%) ISEB
3 6 (5.61%) PMP
4 4 (3.74%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.87%) MAPM
7 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.93%) Degree
7 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.02%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) P3O
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.93%) FATCA
3 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.80%) Puppet
3 2 (1.87%) Ansible
4 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (6.54%) HP
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle
2 5 (4.67%) SAP
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.80%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.87%) Calypso
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco
6 1 (0.93%) Green Hat
6 1 (0.93%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.93%) Murex
6 1 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.93%) Verint
6 1 (0.93%) VMware