The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Defect Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Defect Manager
Rank 428 424 423
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Defect Manager 8 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.035% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.037% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Median daily rate £500 £388 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -26.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £388 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £418 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Defect Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20547 21624 22839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.17% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14638 15330 16456
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 343 446
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Defect Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Defect Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Defect Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Defect Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Defect Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Defect Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Defect Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Defect Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Defect Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London -6 2 £500 +17.64%
Defect Manager
England

Defect Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Defect 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 London region featuring Defect Manager in the job title.

1 26 (83.87%) Defect Management
2 14 (45.16%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (38.71%) Finance
4 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (22.58%) HP
6 6 (19.35%) TestDirector
6 6 (19.35%) Banking
6 6 (19.35%) JIRA
7 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Retail
8 4 (12.90%) Retail Banking
8 4 (12.90%) Degree
9 3 (9.68%) Change Control
9 3 (9.68%) Workflow
9 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
9 3 (9.68%) Change Management
9 3 (9.68%) SLA
10 2 (6.45%) SQL
10 2 (6.45%) Internet
10 2 (6.45%) Front Office
10 2 (6.45%) Validation
10 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (6.45%) Guidewire
10 2 (6.45%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
10 2 (6.45%) Release Management
10 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
11 1 (3.23%) Project Governance
11 1 (3.23%) Confluence

Defect Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (3.23%) Confluence
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) JIRA
1 6 (19.35%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.23%) MSTest
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Retail
4 4 (12.90%) Retail Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Front Office
6 1 (3.23%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (3.23%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Defect Management
2 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Change Control
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Release Management
5 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.45%) Validation
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Project Governance
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.23%) Test Management
6 1 (3.23%) User Stories
6 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) Guidewire
3 1 (3.23%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.23%) Murex