The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 16 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.03% 0.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 0.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92 133 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 92.93% 96.38% 97.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 69 58
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £232 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 34 23
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.40 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Test Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 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 Peterborough region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB