The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Manager
Rank 128 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.040% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.043% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£385 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2485 2325 2485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 91.80% 94.02% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1311 1130 1144
Average daily rate £363 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +6.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 72 111
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £9.03 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £28.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Senior Test Manager
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Senior Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Test Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Test Manager
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Manager in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Test Management
3 4 (44.44%) Retail Banking
3 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (33.33%) SWIFT
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) EMIR
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Derivative
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Back Office
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (11.11%) TestDirector
6 1 (11.11%) French Language
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting

Senior Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Retail Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Back Office
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (11.11%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
1 3 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 2 (22.22%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Test Management
2 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center