The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Programme Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Test Manager
Rank 137 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.083% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.087% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
-5.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Programme Test Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3009 2295 2277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.63% 93.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1815 1366 1165
Median daily rate £400 £365 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 157 193
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Programme Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Programme Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Programme Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Programme Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Programme Test Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Test Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Programme Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Programme Test Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Test Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Birmingham -11 1 £800 +52.38%
Programme Test Manager
England

Programme Test Manager Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Programme 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 West Midlands region featuring Programme Test Manager in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (66.67%) Test Management
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB

Programme Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Management
1 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM