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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 52 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Test Management 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.23% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £60.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-23.55% +54.83%

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
365 387 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 82.58% 78.18% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 266 183
Median daily rate £425 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Median hourly rate £20.97 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.06% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £7.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +3 1 £425 +70.00% 1
Test Management
Yorkshire

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) ERP Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Rollout Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Test Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA