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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 18 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.25% - 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £428 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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 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
88 84 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.88% 94.38% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 41 92
Median daily rate £338 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £100 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 20
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 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 Peterborough region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring

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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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