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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 90 118 89
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -29
Contract jobs citing Test Management 23 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.23% 0.34% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.44% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 4
Average daily rate £331 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £218 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £528 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £386 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 £33.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+54.83% -8.82%
Test Management
South East

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
1477 1608 1310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.86% 78.40% 74.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 885 706
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 73 71
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.87 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.00 £111.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Management across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Test Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +16 4 £315 -16.00% 1
Basingstoke +5 4 £350 -
Fareham +3 4 - -
Winchester - 4 £325 -
Hook +9 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £400 -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management.

1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) Functional Testing
3 19 (40.43%) Non-Functional Testing
3 19 (40.43%) Oracle
4 18 (38.30%) SQL
5 17 (36.17%) HP
6 15 (31.91%) Test Automation
7 14 (29.79%) Selenium
8 13 (27.66%) Integration Testing
8 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database
8 13 (27.66%) Mentoring
8 13 (27.66%) Cucumber
8 13 (27.66%) BDD
9 12 (25.53%) Test Strategy
9 12 (25.53%) JIRA
10 11 (23.40%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (23.40%) Load Testing
10 11 (23.40%) SoapUI
10 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
11 10 (21.28%) Defect Management
12 9 (19.15%) Linux
12 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (19.15%) System Testing
12 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
12 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
13 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
13 8 (17.02%) Regression Testing
14 7 (14.89%) Project Management
14 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
14 7 (14.89%) Windows

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.51%) SAS
2 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) Data Mining
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.38%) GIS
4 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Informix
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Selenium
2 13 (27.66%) Cucumber
3 12 (25.53%) JIRA
4 11 (23.40%) SoapUI
5 7 (14.89%) HP UFT
5 7 (14.89%) Subversion
5 7 (14.89%) WebDriver
6 5 (10.64%) Appium
6 5 (10.64%) JUnit
6 5 (10.64%) TestComplete
6 5 (10.64%) WATIR
6 5 (10.64%) Zephyr
7 1 (2.13%) RubyMine
7 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.13%) TestDirector
7 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Analyst
1 21 (44.68%) Test Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Test Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Integration Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Integration Test Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (8.51%) SAP Manager
4 4 (8.51%) SAP Test Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Test Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Verification Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Integration Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) QC Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.26%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) AIX
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) Functional Testing
3 19 (40.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 15 (31.91%) Test Automation
5 13 (27.66%) BDD
5 13 (27.66%) Integration Testing
5 13 (27.66%) Mentoring
6 12 (25.53%) Test Strategy
7 11 (23.40%) Load Testing
7 11 (23.40%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
8 10 (21.28%) Defect Management
9 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
9 9 (19.15%) System Testing
10 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
10 8 (17.02%) Regression Testing
11 7 (14.89%) Manual Testing
11 7 (14.89%) Project Management
12 6 (12.77%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) Degree
3 5 (10.64%) ISTQB
4 4 (8.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (6.38%) ISEB
6 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 17 (36.17%) HP
3 5 (10.64%) Remedy
3 5 (10.64%) Telerik
4 4 (8.51%) Netezza
4 4 (8.51%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (8.51%) SAP
4 4 (8.51%) Teradata
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.13%) Huawei
6 1 (2.13%) Nokia
6 1 (2.13%) Sybase
Southampton, Hampshire
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