The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 30 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing Test Management 6 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.55% 1.88% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 2.27% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Median daily rate £550 £310 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -9.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -46.95%
Test Management
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 308 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 65.53% 82.80% 80.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 224 215
Median daily rate £400 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.23 £27.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Test Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Management across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Test Management Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Test Management
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 4 (57.14%) Document Management
2 4 (57.14%) Life Science
2 4 (57.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) JDA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 1 (14.29%) iSeries
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

General
1 4 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Validation Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Validation Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 4 (57.14%) Document Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) JDA
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle