The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 100 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Contract jobs citing Test Management 6 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 1.11% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.30% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 22
Median daily rate £415 £280 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.21% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £493 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £366 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- +15.64%
Test Management
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1267 1843 1431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.74% 85.05% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 1224 927
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.47 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £45.50 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Management
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Management across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Test Management Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Test Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Leeds 0 5 £415 +42.85% 9
Test Management
Yorkshire

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) QA
1 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) ISEB
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 4 (28.57%) JIRA
3 4 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) DB2
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) XML

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
1 1 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Appium
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) Zephyr
4 1 (7.14%) JMeter
4 1 (7.14%) Mockito
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) TestNG
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) ERP Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Finance Manager
3 2 (14.29%) HR Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Test Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 2 (14.29%) System Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
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