The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 83 83 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 6 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.53% 1.56% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.67% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 4
Median daily rate £433 £485 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +25.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £351 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £535 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £58.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
Test Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1072 1500 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.87% 93.81% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 996 720
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 46 34
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £10.00 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Test Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Test Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Test Manager 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 Leeds region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Test Manager Skill Set
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 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle