The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 56 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Test Management 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.32% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £518 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £48.75 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +32.65%
Test Management
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
507 399 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.97% 78.24% 74.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 293 159
Median daily rate £425 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 20
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.35 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.18% -48.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £25.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -9 2 £413 -20.28% 1
Test Management
Yorkshire

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Siebel
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Test Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) API Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) HP ASE
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Siebel