The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
85 101 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 95.51% 87.83% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 69
Average daily rate £200 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £233 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £32.00 £14.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +12.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland