The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Warwickshire region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank - 33 35
Contract jobs requiring a Test Leader 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.36% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Test Leader
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
344 279 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 96.09% 93.94% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 145 150
Median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 54
Median hourly rate £15.88 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £32.86 £27.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Test Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Leader Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Test Leader 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 Warwickshire region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin