The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Manager
Rank 36 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 6 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.75% 2.16% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 2.28% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Median daily rate £375 £403 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% -3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £613 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.34% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Test Manager
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
329 351 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.20% 94.86% 92.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 258 276
Median daily rate £365 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 15
Median hourly rate £38.50 £16.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.82% -15.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Swindon region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Test Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Verint
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (10.00%) Billing
4 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) IVR
4 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco

Test Manager Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) IVR
1 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Process Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) Verint
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £33,899 to £60,774 per annum or more for exceptional candidates
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum or more for exceptional candidates
Posted: 3 days ago