The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 40 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 14 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.89% 1.49% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 1.52% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £438 £381 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.00 -
Test Manager
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
457 395 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 94.42% 97.77% 98.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 179 142
Average daily rate £395 £369 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.11% +13.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 23
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.79 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £22.50 £18.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Test Manager
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -4 13 £438 +14.75% 1
Test Manager
East Midlands

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title.

1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) Smart Meter
1 10 (38.46%) Test Planning
2 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (30.77%) QA
4 6 (23.08%) Test Management
5 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) System Testing
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Facilities Management
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Telecoms

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) Test Planning
2 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) Test Management
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.85%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Facilities Management
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) IBM
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