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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 35 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 9 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.01% 0.72% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 0.75% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £431 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.96% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £363 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £363 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.34% +2.81%
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
426 402 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 95.30% 97.10% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 242 104
Median daily rate £400 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £165 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 29
Median hourly rate £10.88 £10.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £32.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) Test Management
2 6 (26.09%) QA
2 6 (26.09%) Critical Success Factor
3 5 (21.74%) Test Planning
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Smart Meter
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.35%) Line Management
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Finance
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.35%) German Language
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
7 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
1 1 (4.35%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) Critical Success Factor
2 6 (26.09%) Test Management
3 5 (21.74%) Test Planning
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Line Management
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) HP