The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 20 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
South East / West Sussex
Rank 33 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Test Management 16 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.67% 2.57% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 3.01% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £330 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -25.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £306 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £354 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £399
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.19 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +46.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 432 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.45% 85.38% 77.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 274 203
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £23.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £37.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Test Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the West Sussex region.

Test Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Worthing -5 8 - -
Crawley +12 1 £350 +16.66%
Gatwick - 1 £400 -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 13 (52.00%) SAP
1 13 (52.00%) CRM
1 13 (52.00%) ERP
1 13 (52.00%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (52.00%) CCA
1 13 (52.00%) SAP BW
1 13 (52.00%) webMethods
1 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
1 13 (52.00%) SAP XI
1 13 (52.00%) Data Management
1 13 (52.00%) General Ledger
1 13 (52.00%) SAP ERP
1 13 (52.00%) SAP PSCD
1 13 (52.00%) Revenue Management
1 13 (52.00%) SAP Data Services
1 13 (52.00%) Master Data Management
2 9 (36.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (24.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
3 6 (24.00%) BDD
3 6 (24.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) Selenium
3 6 (24.00%) JIRA
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (24.00%) Protractor

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Business Applications
1 13 (52.00%) SAP ERP
1 13 (52.00%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.00%) SAP FI-CA
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (52.00%) SAP BW
1 13 (52.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (24.00%) JIRA
1 6 (24.00%) Protractor
1 6 (24.00%) Selenium
1 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
1 6 (24.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
1 13 (52.00%) General Ledger
1 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Consultant
1 7 (28.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Developer in Test
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Validation Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) CRM
1 13 (52.00%) Data Management
1 13 (52.00%) ERP
1 13 (52.00%) Master Data Management
1 13 (52.00%) Revenue Management
2 9 (36.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) BDD
3 6 (24.00%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (24.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C#
1 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) CCA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) SAP
1 13 (52.00%) webMethods
2 4 (16.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow