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 26 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
26 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 - 1.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +12.96%
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
61 70 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 79.22% 70.00% 80.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 56 39
Median daily rate £338 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £506 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.46% +242.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £22.50 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.70 £32.50 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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