The table below looks at the statistics for TMap skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TMap over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management Approach (TMap)
UK
Rank 600 - 620
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TMap 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% - 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

TMap
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing TMap as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TMap Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TMap
Daily Rate Trend

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

TMap Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TMap
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TMap also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for TMap.

1 2 (66.67%) Dutch Language
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (33.33%) VSAN
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

TMap
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (66.67%) Dutch Language
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Tester
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) MVS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL
1 1 (33.33%) JCL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware