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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 38 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Test Management 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.17% 1.35% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.74% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £325 £363 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +19.83%
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 £35.75 £30.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.21% -10.29%
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
255 288 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 74.56% 77.84% 83.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 218 249
Median daily rate £415 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 5
Median hourly rate £38.50 £13.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £10.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £21.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Control-M
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Billing
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Ranorex
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) QA Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Kanban
1 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Process Management
1 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Scrum
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) System Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) V-Model
1 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (16.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) 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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