The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Programme Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Test Manager
Rank 430 417 426
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 21 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.11% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 10
Median daily rate £700 £588 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% +24.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £765 £718 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Programme Test 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
21848 22430 23088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.69% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15549 15723 15679
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 332 445
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Programme Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 26 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Test Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 26 August 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 +22 8 £750 +11.11%
Croydon - 3 £565 -
Programme Test Manager
England

Programme Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Programme 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 London region featuring Programme Test Manager in the job title.

1 24 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 20 (35.71%) Integration Testing
3 19 (33.93%) Finance
4 16 (28.57%) Banking
4 16 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (23.21%) Test Management
6 13 (23.21%) SC Cleared
6 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
7 11 (19.64%) Open Source
7 11 (19.64%) QA
8 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
9 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
10 8 (14.29%) ISEB
10 8 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 7 (12.50%) Defect Management
12 6 (10.71%) Automation Testing
12 6 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
12 6 (10.71%) Security Testing
12 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (10.71%) PMP
12 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
12 6 (10.71%) Retail
13 5 (8.93%) JIRA
13 5 (8.93%) Biometrics
13 5 (8.93%) HP UFT
13 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
13 5 (8.93%) Big Data

Programme Test 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 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.79%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
1 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Big Data
1 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) HP UFT
1 5 (8.93%) JIRA
2 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.79%) Maven
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.79%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 16 (28.57%) Banking
3 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 6 (10.71%) Retail
5 2 (3.57%) Front Office
6 1 (1.79%) Back Office
6 1 (1.79%) Games
6 1 (1.79%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Biometrics
2 3 (5.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.57%) Derivative
3 2 (3.57%) Equities
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.79%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 20 (35.71%) Integration Testing
3 16 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 13 (23.21%) Test Management
6 11 (19.64%) Open Source
7 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
8 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 7 (12.50%) Defect Management
11 6 (10.71%) Automation Testing
11 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
11 6 (10.71%) Security Testing
12 5 (8.93%) DevOps
12 5 (8.93%) Exploratory Testing
12 5 (8.93%) Functional Testing
13 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) SC Cleared
1 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.29%) ISEB
3 6 (10.71%) PMP
4 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.36%) Puppet
3 2 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) HP
2 3 (5.36%) Guidewire
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) SAP
3 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.79%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) VMware