The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Manager
Rank 605 606 623
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 19 30 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.057% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.060% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 4
Median daily rate £438 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £422 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £725 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Test Manager
UK

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
46932 50120 49138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.00% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30956 32529 30550
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 1540 1922 1988
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Senior Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Test Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Test Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Senior Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Test Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Test Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior 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 Senior Test Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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 -9 8 £525 -8.29% 4
North West +9 5 £400 -
South East +20 3 £400 -15.78% 2
South West +13 1 £575 +27.77%
Yorkshire +7 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
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Senior Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Senior 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 Senior Test Manager in the job title.

1 12 (38.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (32.26%) Test Strategy
2 10 (32.26%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Banking
4 8 (25.81%) Test Management
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (22.58%) QA
6 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
7 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
7 5 (16.13%) Data Management
8 4 (12.90%) Retail
8 4 (12.90%) JIRA
8 4 (12.90%) BDD
8 4 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
9 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
9 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Confluence
10 2 (6.45%) hybris
10 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
10 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
10 2 (6.45%) Drools
10 2 (6.45%) RESTful
10 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
10 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
10 2 (6.45%) Selenium
10 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
10 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
10 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo

Senior 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 (9.68%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) Data Mart
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Maven
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.23%) TestDirector
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Back Office
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Drools
1 2 (6.45%) RESTful
1 2 (6.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.23%) Murex MxML
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
1 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.23%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (32.26%) Test Strategy
3 8 (25.81%) Test Management
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) Data Management
7 4 (12.90%) BDD
7 4 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
9 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.45%) Migration
9 2 (6.45%) Scrum
9 2 (6.45%) SDLC
9 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.45%) Validation
10 1 (3.23%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 1 (3.23%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Java
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
1 2 (6.45%) hybris
1 2 (6.45%) Murex
2 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com