The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 22 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Test Management 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.36% 0.80% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £379 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.61% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £60.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-23.55% +54.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 103 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 82.68% 82.40% 81.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 56 102
Median daily rate £425 £405 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% +26.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing Test Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Test Management
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Test Management 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) NeoLoad
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Nimble Storage
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) NeoLoad
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Nimble Storage
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware