The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing Project 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 Testing Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Testing
Rank 401 412 405
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Testing Project Manager 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.014% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.015% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate £500 £575 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £575 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate - £401 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Testing Project 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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Testing Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Testing Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Testing Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Testing Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Testing Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Testing Project Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Testing Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Testing Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Testing Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Testing Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Testing Project 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 Testing Project Manager in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) PMP
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (10.00%) ACCA
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management

Testing Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Testing Project 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 Testing Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Billing
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ACCA
2 1 (10.00%) APMP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft