The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £258
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+54.83% -8.82%
Test Management
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 177 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 80.72% 72.84% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 120 99
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% +15.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test Management across the North Yorkshire region.

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Management
Top 14 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) QAComplete
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) QAComplete
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA