The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Wiltshire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 45 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 15 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.19% 1.03% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 1.08% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.44% +13.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £388 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £520 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 -
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
639 555 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 93.15% 95.36% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 368 315
Average daily rate £368 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.16% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 41 40
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Test Manager
South West

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Test Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Test Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Test Manager
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +8 14 £426 -18.02% 1
Test Manager
South West

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited 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 Test Manager in their job title.

1 13 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (35.71%) Performance Testing
2 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) HP
3 9 (32.14%) Genesys
3 9 (32.14%) Empirix
3 9 (32.14%) Siemens
3 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
3 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (32.14%) IVR
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco IPCC
3 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 9 (32.14%) System Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
3 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
3 9 (32.14%) Waterfall
3 9 (32.14%) Verint
3 9 (32.14%) Test Management
3 9 (32.14%) Matrix Management
3 9 (32.14%) IP Telephony
3 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (32.14%) WFM
4 8 (28.57%) Finance
5 5 (17.86%) Retail
5 5 (17.86%) Retail Banking
6 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.71%) Extranet
7 3 (10.71%) SQL

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited 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 Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) IP Telephony
2 3 (10.71%) Extranet
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
General
1 9 (32.14%) Banking
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 5 (17.86%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) IVR
2 1 (3.57%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.57%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (35.71%) Performance Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (32.14%) System Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
3 9 (32.14%) Waterfall
3 9 (32.14%) Test Management
3 9 (32.14%) Matrix Management
3 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (32.14%) WFM
4 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) HP
2 9 (32.14%) Genesys
2 9 (32.14%) Empirix
2 9 (32.14%) Siemens
2 9 (32.14%) Verint
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Nortel
3 2 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft