The table below looks at the statistics for TestPartner skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestPartner over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compuware TestPartner
Rank 615 610 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing TestPartner 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.004% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.013% 0.030% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £225 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £275 -
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -
TestPartner
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7765 6754 6234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.67% 13.49% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5412 4513 4044
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 102 140
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.45 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.81% -0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

TestPartner
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing TestPartner as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

TestPartner Jobs Demand Trend in England

TestPartner
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

TestPartner Daily Rate Trend in England

TestPartner
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

TestPartner Hourly Rate Trend in England

TestPartner
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 TestPartner within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
East of England - 1 £225 -
TestPartner
UK

TestPartner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TestPartner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for TestPartner.

1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

TestPartner
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Guidewire