The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
South East / Hampshire
Rank 103 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Leader 7 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.41% 0.27% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.28% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £420 £388 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +84.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £388 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £388 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1788 1817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.03% 95.21% 91.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1125 1000
Median daily rate £400 £388 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £513 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 99 117
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.05 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hampshire region that featured Test Leader in the job title.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Leader Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test Leader
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Fareham -7 1 £420 -
Havant - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £300 -
Eastleigh - 1 £438 -
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Test Leader 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 Hampshire region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Management
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) ISEB
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Smart Meter
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) LabVIEW
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle iStore
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle iStore
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) LabVIEW
1 1 (8.33%) Robot Framework
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (8.33%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Test Management
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
4 1 (8.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
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