The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +46.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
252 248 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.82% 86.71% 84.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 214 204
Median daily rate £500 £420 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 12
Median hourly rate £21.29 £67.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.45% +275.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £17.50 £13.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxford