The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 48 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Contract jobs citing Test Management 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.46% 0.92% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.20% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£310 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% -7.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £57.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-46.95% +64.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
363 250 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 83.45% 76.69% 77.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 113 160
Average daily rate £375 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Test Management
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Validation

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP