Period
to 16 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Test Leader was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Andover during the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Test Lead
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Test Leader 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 1.92% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Andover median daily rate £500 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £350 £376
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.98% +25.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Andover. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Andover
Contract vacancies in Andover with a recognized job title 49 56 89
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.23% 90.32% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 41 42
Andover median daily rate £375 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +11.48% -4.69%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £289
90th Percentile £495 £561 £480
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% +25.00%

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings that featured Test Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in Andover

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, Test Leader contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

Test Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared