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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Programme Manager
Rank 388 410 410
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Programme Manager 34 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.11% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 9
Median daily rate £525 £600 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £462
10% offered a daily rate of more than £703 £700 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £533 -
% change year-on-year
-11.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Test Programme 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
20543 22146 22132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.17% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14871 15475 15388
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 369 394
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 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 +51 5 £625 +4.16%
Croydon - 3 £565 -
Bromley - 1 £550 -
Docklands, London - 1 £675 -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
Test Programme Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 26 (36.62%) Integration Testing
1 26 (36.62%) Test Strategy
2 24 (33.80%) Finance
3 22 (30.99%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (30.99%) System Integration Testing
4 20 (28.17%) SC Cleared
4 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
5 17 (23.94%) Test Management
6 16 (22.54%) Banking
7 15 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (19.72%) QA
8 14 (19.72%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 13 (18.31%) Open Source
10 10 (14.08%) Functional Testing
10 10 (14.08%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (14.08%) Migration
10 10 (14.08%) Defect Management
11 9 (12.68%) Test Automation
12 8 (11.27%) Investment Banking
13 7 (9.86%) Programme Management
13 7 (9.86%) ISEB
13 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
13 7 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (8.45%) Security Testing
14 6 (8.45%) Automation Testing
14 6 (8.45%) PMP
14 6 (8.45%) PMI Certification
14 6 (8.45%) HP UFT

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 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) MS Office
1 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.41%) MS Project
1 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.41%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (1.41%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.41%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
1 1 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (1.41%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Big Data
1 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (7.04%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) HP UFT
2 5 (7.04%) JIRA
3 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.82%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.41%) Maven
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (33.80%) Finance
2 16 (22.54%) Banking
3 8 (11.27%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.04%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Front Office
6 1 (1.41%) Games
6 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Biometrics
2 4 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.82%) Derivative
3 2 (2.82%) Equities
4 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.41%) iPad
4 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Integration Testing
1 26 (36.62%) Test Strategy
2 22 (30.99%) System Integration Testing
2 22 (30.99%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (23.94%) Test Management
4 15 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (19.72%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 13 (18.31%) Open Source
7 10 (14.08%) Defect Management
7 10 (14.08%) Functional Testing
7 10 (14.08%) Migration
7 10 (14.08%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (12.68%) Test Automation
9 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.86%) Programme Management
10 6 (8.45%) Automation Testing
10 6 (8.45%) Security Testing
11 5 (7.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) Java
1 2 (2.82%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) SC Cleared
1 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) ISEB
3 6 (8.45%) PMI Certification
3 6 (8.45%) PMP
4 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.72%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) FATCA
2 1 (1.41%) MiFID
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.23%) Puppet
3 2 (2.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) HP
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.23%) Guidewire
4 3 (4.23%) SAP
5 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.82%) Calypso
6 1 (1.41%) Green Hat
6 1 (1.41%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.41%) Murex
6 1 (1.41%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.41%) VMware