The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Testing 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
Testing Manager
Rank 411 427 416
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Testing Manager 11 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.034% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.036% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Median daily rate £415 £345 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.28% -32.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £275 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £513 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
+48.38% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 -
Testing 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%

Testing Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Testing Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Testing Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Testing Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Testing Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Testing Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Testing Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Testing Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Testing Manager across the London region.

Testing Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Testing 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 Testing 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 +54 2 £355 -17.91%
Docklands, London +11 2 £430 +56.36%
Bromley - 1 £475 -
Testing Manager
England

Testing Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Testing 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 Testing Manager in the job title.

1 13 (59.09%) SQL
1 13 (59.09%) SOAP
1 13 (59.09%) System Testing
1 13 (59.09%) SoapUI
2 12 (54.55%) Test Planning
2 12 (54.55%) JIRA
3 11 (50.00%) Informatica
4 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 9 (40.91%) WebDriver
5 9 (40.91%) Test Strategy
5 9 (40.91%) Selenium
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (18.18%) HP UFT
9 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
10 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (9.09%) QA
10 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
10 2 (9.09%) Degree
10 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
10 2 (9.09%) Data Security
10 2 (9.09%) Project Management
10 2 (9.09%) IT Audit
10 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
10 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
10 2 (9.09%) SailPoint
11 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
11 1 (4.55%) MSTest

Testing 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) SoapUI
2 12 (54.55%) JIRA
3 9 (40.91%) Selenium
3 9 (40.91%) WebDriver
4 4 (18.18%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.55%) ClearQuest
5 1 (4.55%) MSTest
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) System Testing
2 12 (54.55%) Test Planning
3 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 9 (40.91%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Data Security
6 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
6 2 (9.09%) IT Audit
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Informatica
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle