The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottingham region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 37 44 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 9 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.95% 0.46% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 0.47% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £363 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £363 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Test Manager
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
446 428 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.75% 98.17% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 254 115
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £512 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 26
Median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £19.25 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Test Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 8 (34.78%) Test Planning
2 7 (30.43%) Test Management
2 7 (30.43%) Smart Meter
2 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (30.43%) QA
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.35%) Finance
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Defect Management

Test Manager 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:

General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Test Planning
2 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (30.43%) Test Management
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) Defect Management
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) HP