The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 84 83 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing Test Management 5 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% 1.46% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.67% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 15
Median daily rate £415 £295 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.55% -30.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.37% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- +15.64%
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
962 1375 960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.76% 87.14% 81.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 916 652
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Test Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Management across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Test Management Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Test Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Test Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) QA
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) ISEB
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 4 (36.36%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) DB2
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (18.18%) Cucumber

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
1 1 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Appium
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) Zephyr
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) Mockito
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) TestNG
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) ERP Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Finance Manager
2 2 (18.18%) HR Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
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