The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottinghamshire region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 49 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.24% 2.76% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 2.90% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £488 £438 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -4.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - £60.00

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
400 517 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 97.32% 95.21% 98.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 261 199
Median daily rate £368 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 31
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £47.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

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
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -6 1 £488 +11.42%
Test Manager
East Midlands

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) Infor
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Infor