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 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 77 53 40
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Contract jobs citing Test Management 11 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.45% 1.61% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.90% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £344 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+31.14% +1.66%
Test Management
South East

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
684 474 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 90.12% 84.95% 72.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 316 141
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 18
Median hourly rate £43.00 £44.95 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.33% +28.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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
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 25 May 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
Worthing -40 4 - -
Gatwick +2 1 £365 -8.75%
Crawley -4 1 £338 -
Horsham - 1 - -
Burgess Hill - 1 £350 -
Chichester - 1 £275 -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 16 (59.26%) SAP
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
3 12 (44.44%) ERP
3 12 (44.44%) SAP ERP
4 11 (40.74%) SAP PSCD
5 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
5 8 (29.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
7 6 (22.22%) webMethods
7 6 (22.22%) SAP FI
8 5 (18.52%) ISEB
8 5 (18.52%) XML
8 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
8 5 (18.52%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (18.52%) QA
8 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Revenue Management
9 4 (14.81%) SAP FI-CA
9 4 (14.81%) General Ledger
9 4 (14.81%) SAP CO
9 4 (14.81%) SAP XI
9 4 (14.81%) CCA
9 4 (14.81%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.11%) Windows
10 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
10 3 (11.11%) Degree

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) SAP ERP
2 11 (40.74%) SAP PSCD
3 6 (22.22%) SAP FI
4 4 (14.81%) SAP CO
4 4 (14.81%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (14.81%) SAP FI-CA
5 2 (7.41%) SAP FI-AA
6 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.81%) General Ledger
4 2 (7.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Consultant
1 15 (55.56%) SAP Consultant
2 10 (37.04%) Test Manager
3 8 (29.63%) SAP FI Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) SAP CO Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Functional Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Senior SAP Financial Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Programme Test Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Test Programme Manager
8 1 (3.70%) ERP Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Senior ERP Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Service Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ERP
2 8 (29.63%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
3 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
3 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Revenue Management
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Coaching
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) ISEB
2 5 (18.52%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (14.81%) CCA
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) SAP
2 6 (22.22%) webMethods
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) HP