The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Testing Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Testing
Rank 632 632 617
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Testing Project Manager 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.011% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.012% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Median daily rate £395 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £376 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £440 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
-24.70% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50897 51337 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.72% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 31650 30786
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1482 2063 2112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Testing Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Testing Project Manager in the job title.

Testing Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Testing Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Testing Project Manager within the UK.

Testing Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Testing Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Testing Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Testing Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Testing Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Testing Project Manager within the UK.

Testing Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Testing Project Manager
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Testing Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
England -12 8 £395 -3.65%
South East -10 3 £250 -44.44%
London +1 2 £500 +35.13%
Yorkshire - 2 £390 -
Buckinghamshire +12 1 - -
Milton Keynes +3 1 - -
Hampshire +2 1 - -
Edinburgh -6 1 - -
Scotland -13 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £250 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £390 -
Leeds - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £390 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Testing Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Testing Project 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 featuring Testing Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (14.29%) QA
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Management
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) System Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Product Management
4 1 (7.14%) Billing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server

Testing Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (7.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Product Management
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) System Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Test Management
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle