The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 20 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 66 61 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Contract jobs citing Test Management 2 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.29% 0.88% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 1.10% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 15
Median daily rate £400 £310 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -21.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.87 £60.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-23.55% +54.83%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
561 543 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.66% 79.50% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 400 396
Median daily rate £400 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £10.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £44.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Test Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Swindon 0 2 £400 +29.03%
Test Management
South West

Test Management
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Transition Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft