The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Warwickshire region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 38 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.10% 1.12% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.19% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £575 £463 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% -4.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £413 £449
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £513 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £75.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.66%

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
345 253 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 95.04% 94.40% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 126 150
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 59
Median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £15.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.10 £35.00 £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Test Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Test Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (28.57%) Guidewire
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
4 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (14.29%) Migration

Test Manager 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Guidewire
1 2 (28.57%) HP