Period
to 25 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Test Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Test Management over the 6 months to 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the 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 Management
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 90 77
Rank change year-on-year +19 -13 -2
Contract jobs citing Test Management 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.50% 0.26% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.29% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £449 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.19% -15.79% +4.11%
10th Percentile £381 £400 £189
90th Percentile £481 £400 £598
East of England median daily rate £510 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +18.60% -4.44% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Test Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 842 1,030 942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 83.78% 88.26% 83.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 494 446
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -6.83%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £211
90th Percentile £625 £563 £538
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 100 104
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +17.19% -14.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.98 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.38 £50.03 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year -23.00% -25.37% +29.47%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Test Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Cambridgeshire

Test Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Management in Cambridgeshire

Test Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Management in Cambridgeshire

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 25 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 5 £449 -
Test Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Order to Cash
2 2 (40.00%) Record to Report
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) NetSuite
2 2 (40.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Workday
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Zephyr

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NetSuite
1 2 (40.00%) SAP ERP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) NetSuite Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Order to Cash
2 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (40.00%) Record to Report
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Workday