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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Test Manager
Rank 524 545 522
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 56 35 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.076% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.080% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 34
Average daily rate £525 £550 £613
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £380 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £760 £743
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £500 £470
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
44601 43533 41830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29104 27575 25284
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1612 1743 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.77 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Test Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +20 39 £550 -7.36% 3
South East -2 4 £355 -29.00%
East Midlands - 4 £513 -
North West -16 3 £488 -
South West 0 2 £446 -10.75% 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
East of England -5 1 £450 -33.33% 1
North East -24 1 £450 -
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Programme Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 51 (43.59%) Test Strategy
2 42 (35.90%) Test Management
3 41 (35.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 38 (32.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (32.48%) System Integration Testing
5 37 (31.62%) Banking
6 30 (25.64%) Finance
7 28 (23.93%) Defect Management
8 26 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (18.80%) Integration Testing
10 19 (16.24%) Migration
10 19 (16.24%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 18 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 18 (15.38%) QA
12 16 (13.68%) Oracle
12 16 (13.68%) Test Automation
13 15 (12.82%) Security Cleared
14 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
14 14 (11.97%) Investment Banking
15 13 (11.11%) Functional Testing
16 12 (10.26%) JIRA
17 11 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (9.40%) Resource Management
17 11 (9.40%) Security Testing
17 11 (9.40%) Java
17 11 (9.40%) SQL
18 10 (8.55%) TDD
18 10 (8.55%) ISTQB
18 10 (8.55%) SWIFT
19 9 (7.69%) V-Model

Programme Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Office
1 2 (1.71%) MS Project
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.85%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
1 1 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (0.85%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) SNMP
2 1 (0.85%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.85%) Big Data
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) JIRA
2 8 (6.84%) HP UFT
2 8 (6.84%) Selenium
3 5 (4.27%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.27%) JMeter
3 5 (4.27%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.56%) WinRunner
5 2 (1.71%) LoadUI
5 2 (1.71%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.85%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.85%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.85%) Testopia
6 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (31.62%) Banking
2 30 (25.64%) Finance
3 14 (11.97%) Investment Banking
4 9 (7.69%) Retail
5 4 (3.42%) Front Office
6 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) Middleware
2 3 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (0.85%) CGI
3 1 (0.85%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) SWIFT
2 5 (4.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (3.42%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.42%) Equities
4 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.56%) PKI
4 3 (2.56%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.71%) Derivative
5 2 (1.71%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) IVR
6 1 (0.85%) NHS
6 1 (0.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.56%) Linux
1 3 (2.56%) Mac OS X
1 3 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.71%) Android
2 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.59%) Test Strategy
2 42 (35.90%) Test Management
3 41 (35.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 38 (32.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (32.48%) System Integration Testing
5 28 (23.93%) Defect Management
6 26 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (18.80%) Integration Testing
8 19 (16.24%) Migration
8 19 (16.24%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 18 (15.38%) Waterfall
10 16 (13.68%) Test Automation
11 13 (11.11%) Functional Testing
12 11 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (9.40%) Resource Management
12 11 (9.40%) Security Testing
13 10 (8.55%) TDD
14 9 (7.69%) PRINCE2
14 9 (7.69%) Project Management
14 9 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.40%) Java
1 11 (9.40%) SQL
2 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.55%) ISTQB
4 9 (7.69%) ISEB
5 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.56%) Degree
7 2 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.71%) PMP
8 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.38%) QA
2 5 (4.27%) MiFID
3 1 (0.85%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (13.68%) Oracle
2 8 (6.84%) HP
3 5 (4.27%) SAP
4 3 (2.56%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.71%) Calypso
5 2 (1.71%) IBM
5 2 (1.71%) JDA
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco
6 1 (0.85%) Green Hat
6 1 (0.85%) Informatica
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.85%) Rally
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.85%) Verint
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
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