The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Management 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 0.63% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +12.96%
Test Management
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 126 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 86.08% 79.75% 84.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 96 125
Median daily rate £400 £360 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Test Management
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (50.00%) Testopia
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Testopia
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Finance Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center