The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Test Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Programme Manager
England / London
Rank 382 374 399
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Test Programme Manager 20 41 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.19% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.20% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 11
Median daily rate £650 £519 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.30% -9.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £414 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £603 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £500 £513
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
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
18338 20387 20346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.08% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13144 14440 14336
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 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 307 340
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Test Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Test Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Test Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Test Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Test Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
City of London -6 4 £675 +14.89%
Bromley - 4 £650 - 1
Test Programme Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager in the job title.

1 32 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 23 (57.50%) Finance
3 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (50.00%) Banking
4 15 (37.50%) Test Management
5 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.50%) Retail
6 7 (17.50%) Migration
6 7 (17.50%) Selenium
7 6 (15.00%) Retail Banking
7 6 (15.00%) JUnit
7 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (15.00%) QA
7 6 (15.00%) V-Model
7 6 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 5 (12.50%) HP UFT
8 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.00%) Defect Management
9 4 (10.00%) Programme Governance
9 4 (10.00%) Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Process Improvement
9 4 (10.00%) Change Control
9 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
10 3 (7.50%) Investment Management
10 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing

Test Programme 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 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Selenium
2 6 (15.00%) JUnit
3 5 (12.50%) HP UFT
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
5 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.50%) JBehave
6 1 (2.50%) Maven
6 1 (2.50%) Mockito
6 1 (2.50%) Moq
6 1 (2.50%) Robot Framework
6 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.50%) TestPartner
6 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 20 (50.00%) Banking
3 7 (17.50%) Retail
4 6 (15.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.50%) RESTful
2 1 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Derivative
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) Test Management
4 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.50%) Migration
6 6 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (15.00%) V-Model
6 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Change Control
8 4 (10.00%) Defect Management
8 4 (10.00%) Process Improvement
8 4 (10.00%) Programme Governance
8 4 (10.00%) Project Management
8 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
9 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Java
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) MBA
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) IFRS
2 1 (2.50%) IFRS 9
2 1 (2.50%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.50%) Guidewire
2 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Temenos
Bromley, Kent
JM
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago