The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 43 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Test Management 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.15% 1.69% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.15% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £413 £363 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -24.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £315 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £403 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
271 326 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 77.87% 78.74% 82.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 239 276
Median daily rate £396 £408 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% -1.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 7
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £30.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Test Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Management across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Test Management Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) CTI
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Control-M
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) CTI
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Ranorex
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) QA Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Change Control
1 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kanban
1 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (14.29%) Line Management
1 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (14.29%) System Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
1 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
1 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (14.29%) V-Model
1 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £33,899 to £60,774 per annum or more for exceptional candidates
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