The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Programme Manager
Rank 407 376 423
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +47
Contract jobs requiring a Test Programme Manager 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.010% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate £550 £520 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -0.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 £500
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22435 20070 25951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.63% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15537 13598 16683
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 415 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.83 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Test Programme Manager
England

Test Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 17 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
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Test Programme Manager
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Test Programme Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager in their job title.

1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) Spotfire
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Front Office
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) FATCA

Test Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Spotfire
General
1 2 (40.00%) Front Office
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) FATCA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft