The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 39 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Test Management 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.28% 0.65% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.79% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £443 - £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £60.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-23.55% +54.83%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
287 252 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 79.28% 82.35% 71.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 133 131
Median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 46
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 £10.81 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £24.10 £31.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server

Test Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Workshop
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Guidewire