The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
South East / Hampshire
Rank 90 96 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing Test Management 19 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.05% 1.06% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.32% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 7
Median daily rate £350 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £301 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
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 Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1447 1588 1709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.68% 80.45% 80.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 1060 946
Median daily rate £425 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 64 74
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £13.75 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.75 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Management across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Test Management Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Test Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Test Management
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 Management within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Andover - 5 £400 -
Winchester +6 3 £325 -7.14% 1
Basingstoke +8 2 £325 -7.14%
Southampton +7 2 £388 +8.39%
Farnborough - 1 £475 -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 22 (61.11%) HP
2 18 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
4 13 (36.11%) Regression Testing
4 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
4 13 (36.11%) Oracle
5 12 (33.33%) LTE
5 12 (33.33%) 4G
6 11 (30.56%) Wireless
7 10 (27.78%) Migration
7 10 (27.78%) Linux
7 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
8 9 (25.00%) Windows
8 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 8 (22.22%) PuTTY
9 8 (22.22%) WinSCP
9 8 (22.22%) SQL
9 8 (22.22%) ISEB
9 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (22.22%) ETL
9 8 (22.22%) Toad
9 8 (22.22%) HP UFT
9 8 (22.22%) F#
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle APEX

Test Management
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 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) 4G
1 12 (33.33%) LTE
2 11 (30.56%) Wireless
3 8 (22.22%) PuTTY
3 8 (22.22%) WinSCP
4 1 (2.78%) MVNO
4 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) HP UFT
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle APEX
1 8 (22.22%) Toad
2 6 (16.67%) JIRA
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
1 17 (47.22%) Test Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Test Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Tester
3 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) ETL Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Migration Manager
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (2.78%) BSS Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) CRM Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Integration Tester
4 1 (2.78%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) PMO Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Senior Integration Tester
4 1 (2.78%) Software Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Smart Meter
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Regression Testing
2 10 (27.78%) Migration
3 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) ETL
5 7 (19.44%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Service Management
6 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (11.11%) System Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 3 (8.33%) Defect Management
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 3 (8.33%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) F#
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 16 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
4 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 8 (22.22%) ISEB
6 5 (13.89%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (2.78%) MCITP
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) HP
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) Remedy
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Amdocs
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.78%) Huawei
5 1 (2.78%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Virgin Media