The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Test Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Test Manager
Rank 404 416 410
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 21 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.030% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.032% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £625 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £456 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £730 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programme Test Manager
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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
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Programme Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Test Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programme Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Programme Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Programme Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Programme Test Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Test Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Programme Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Programme Test Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Test Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
City of London -3 10 £625 - 1
Programme Test Manager
England

Programme Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Programme Test Manager in their job title 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 with Programme Test Manager in their job title.

1 17 (44.74%) Test Management
2 16 (42.11%) Finance
3 15 (39.47%) Banking
4 14 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (31.58%) QA
6 11 (28.95%) Test Strategy
7 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (21.05%) ISEB
8 8 (21.05%) SDLC
9 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
9 7 (18.42%) Migration
10 6 (15.79%) Investment Banking
11 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
11 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Project Management
12 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
12 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
12 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
12 4 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (10.53%) Retail
12 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
12 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
13 3 (7.89%) Oracle
13 3 (7.89%) Equities
13 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (7.89%) Test Planning
13 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
13 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing

Programme Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Programme Test Manager in their job title 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 with Programme Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) Banking
3 6 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Retail
4 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.26%) Law
6 1 (2.63%) Billing
6 1 (2.63%) Front Office
6 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
1 1 (2.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Equities
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Derivative
3 1 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) AIX
2 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Test Management
2 14 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (28.95%) Test Strategy
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (21.05%) SDLC
6 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
6 7 (18.42%) Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Project Management
7 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
8 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Test Planning
9 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) PHP
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) VB
2 1 (2.63%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) ISEB
2 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) IBM
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Calypso
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.63%) Green Hat
3 1 (2.63%) SAP