The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.53% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
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
333 230 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 89.04% 92.37% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 126 115
Average daily rate £350 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 50
Average hourly rate £16.75 £22.69 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.17% +0.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Leader in the job title across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Warwick - - - -
Test Leader
West Midlands

Test Leader
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP