The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Team Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Team Lead
Rank 241 239 229
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 19 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.066% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.071% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
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£444 £333 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.45% -16.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £333 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.78% -16.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.26
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8665 8425 7733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.55% 92.61% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4978 4622 3958
Average daily rate £375 £350 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 420 585
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Test Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Test Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Test Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test Team Leader across the South East region.

Test Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Test Team Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Team Leader across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Test Team Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Test Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Team Leader across the South East region.

Test Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Test Team Leader
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Team Leader within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +16 17 £444 +22.41% 3
Surrey -2 2 - -
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Test Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Test Team Leader 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 Test Team Leader in their job title.

1 18 (81.82%) Selenium
2 16 (72.73%) C#
3 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
3 15 (68.18%) WebDriver
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (50.00%) .NET
5 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 10 (45.45%) Test Strategy
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 10 (45.45%) TDD
6 10 (45.45%) NUnit
6 10 (45.45%) JMeter
7 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
7 9 (40.91%) Load Testing
7 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
7 9 (40.91%) BDD
8 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.64%) Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) QA
9 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
9 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 2 (9.09%) SOA
9 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 2 (9.09%) JUnit
9 2 (9.09%) Time Management
9 2 (9.09%) JProfiler
9 2 (9.09%) Sahi
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) JIRA
9 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Test Team Leader 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 Test Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Selenium
2 15 (68.18%) WebDriver
3 10 (45.45%) JMeter
3 10 (45.45%) NUnit
4 2 (9.09%) JIRA
4 2 (9.09%) Sahi
4 2 (9.09%) JProfiler
4 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 2 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (4.55%) NSubstitute
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (45.45%) TDD
4 10 (45.45%) Test Strategy
5 9 (40.91%) BDD
5 9 (40.91%) Load Testing
5 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
5 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.09%) Time Management
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.55%) CRM
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft