The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Management 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 2.52% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+54.83% -8.82%
Test Management
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
138 58 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 86.79% 85.29% 87.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 34 32
Average daily rate £375 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 6
Average hourly rate £10.00 £37.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.33% +200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management.

1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) Defect Management
2 5 (83.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Remedy
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (66.67%) ERP
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (66.67%) System Testing
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) V-Model
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
4 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Tester
2 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Defect Management
2 5 (83.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) ERP
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) System Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) V-Model
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (33.33%) ITSM
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Remedy
2 4 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
3 1 (16.67%) Huawei
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia
3 1 (16.67%) VMware