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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 58 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Management 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.20% - 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £305 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -46.95%
Test Management
Nottinghamshire

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
420 359 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.37% 85.27% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 246 109
Median daily rate £415 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Wiki
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source

Test Management
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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Test Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) SDLC
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
1 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle