The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £30.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.21% -10.29%
Test Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 60 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 82.52% 69.77% 82.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 28 38
Median daily rate £375 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £150 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £32.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Test Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Test Management
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA