The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Sussex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Manager
Rank 39 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.09% 0.68% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.73% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.76% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
346 409 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 94.28% 93.38% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 251 289
Average daily rate £350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 32
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.69% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £43.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Senior Test Manager
South East

Senior Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Senior Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Senior Test Manager
Top 10 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Senior Test Manager 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 Senior Test Manager in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Demand Management
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management

Senior Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Senior Test Manager 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 Senior Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Solvency II