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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Defect Manager
England / London
Rank 401 406 422
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Defect Manager 7 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.043% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.045% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £388 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £313 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.40% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18156 19919 19982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.11% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12986 14035 14204
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 315 348
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.57 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 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
Croydon - 3 £383 -
City of London -7 1 - -
Defect Manager
England

Defect Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 16 (88.89%) Defect Management
2 7 (38.89%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Banking
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) JIRA
5 3 (16.67%) Guidewire
5 3 (16.67%) Retail
5 3 (16.67%) Workflow
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) SLA
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
6 2 (11.11%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) Test Management
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.56%) iPad
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.56%) Release Management
7 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) User Stories
7 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement

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 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) TestDirector
2 1 (5.56%) Toad
General
1 4 (22.22%) Banking
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.56%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Defect Management
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Guidewire
3 1 (5.56%) ION Trading
3 1 (5.56%) Murex
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