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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Test Management 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
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
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
29 45 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 72.50% 54.22% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 27
Average daily rate £425 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +176.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Management across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Malvern - 1 - -
Worcester - 1 £400 -
Test Management
West Midlands

Test Management
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Tornado
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Tornado
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware