The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 58 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Management 3 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.48% - 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% - 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 9
Median daily rate £350 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +18.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -46.95%
Test Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
499 703 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.61% 79.08% 78.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 492 380
Median daily rate £415 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.92% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 26 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -23.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.24 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £38.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Test Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Management across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Test Management Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Test Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the Wales region.

Test Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
South Wales - 2 £325 - 3
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Wales region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) MSTest
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSTest
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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