The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 86 36 83
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +47
Contract jobs citing Test Management 9 57 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.72% 4.32% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 5.47% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 48 1
Median daily rate £390 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +12.96%
Test Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1039 1042 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 82.72% 78.94% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 600 575
Median daily rate £428 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 30 31
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £13.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £60.50 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Test Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

Test Management Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Leatherhead -16 3 £400 -
Staines - 3 £225 -
Guildford +4 1 - -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 20 (58.82%) HP
2 17 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 16 (47.06%) XML
4 13 (38.24%) XML Messaging
4 13 (38.24%) SOAP
4 13 (38.24%) SoapUI
5 12 (35.29%) Test Planning
5 12 (35.29%) Use Case
5 12 (35.29%) Oracle
5 12 (35.29%) Linux
6 11 (32.35%) SQL
6 11 (32.35%) Web Services
6 11 (32.35%) Unix
7 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
8 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
8 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
9 7 (20.59%) Scrum
9 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Validation
10 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
10 6 (17.65%) QA
11 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) Network Security
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.82%) SAP HANA
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) SoapUI
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Test Manager
3 5 (14.71%) XML Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Messaging Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Tester
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Basis Manager
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Governance Manager
6 2 (5.88%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Security Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.88%) XML Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) XML
2 13 (38.24%) SOAP
2 13 (38.24%) XML Messaging
3 11 (32.35%) Web Services
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Unix
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 12 (35.29%) Test Planning
2 12 (35.29%) Use Case
3 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
4 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.59%) Scrum
6 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Validation
7 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) Release Management
8 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (11.76%) System Testing
8 4 (11.76%) TDD
9 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
9 3 (8.82%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) ABAP
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) HP
2 12 (35.29%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) SAP
4 3 (8.82%) Sybase
5 1 (2.94%) Northgate