The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank - 12 16
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick - 2.50% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.78% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £40.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +18.51%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42 36 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 79.25% 90.00% 79.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 45
Average daily rate £400 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick