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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Management 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.80% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £40.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +18.51%
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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
292 223 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 77.66% 68.62% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 165 121
Average daily rate £355 £413 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 34
Average hourly rate £29.25 £11.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.93% -63.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £20.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

Test Management Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Test Management
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management.

1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
1 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP