The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottingham region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 45 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Leader 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.77% - 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% - 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 - £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 - £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Test Leader
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
368 392 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 94.60% 96.79% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 231 176
Median daily rate £413 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 24
Median hourly rate £12.28 £11.08 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -30.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.88 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.77 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Nottingham region that featured Test Leader in the job title.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Test Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Leader Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Test Leader 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 Nottingham region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Pega
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) C#

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) API Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (20.00%) Pega
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com