The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 1.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £30.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.21% -10.29%
Test Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 69 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 77.66% 79.31% 85.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 55 49
Median daily rate £400 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £148 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £522 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 13
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Test Management
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Test Management Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire