The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 56 74 63
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Contract jobs citing Test Management 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -30.43%
Test Management
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
526 747 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 74.29% 73.52% 70.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 505 328
Median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £558 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.07% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.90 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.46 £37.09 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Test Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Test Management Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Test Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the Reading region.

Test Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (33.33%) BDD
1 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 4 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Appium
2 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) QA

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) 4G
1 1 (8.33%) LTE
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (25.00%) Appium
2 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Integration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Manual Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) BSS Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
4 1 (8.33%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QC Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) BDD
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
1 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
1 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
1 2 (16.67%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
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