Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 97 81
Rank change year-on-year +19 -16 +14
Contract jobs citing Test Management 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.78% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.41% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £413 £381 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.20% +19.14% +6.67%
10th Percentile £301 £334 £310
90th Percentile £475 £461 £330
East of England median daily rate £430 £430 £255
% change year-on-year - +68.63% -21.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £52.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.05% - -
East of England median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.73% +2.78% -40.00%

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 995 1,207 946
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.67% 85.12% 83.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 607 438
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £214
90th Percentile £588 £550 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 111 99
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £27.75 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.63% +6.67% +105.48%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.50 £12.40
90th Percentile £51.63 £51.25 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.97 £33.33 £31.50
% change year-on-year -46.08% +5.81% +29.55%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 11 December 2018. 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 £413 +13.79% 3
Peterborough - 2 £363 -
Test Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Hyperion
4 3 (33.33%) DRM
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) HFM
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (22.22%) Order to Cash
5 2 (22.22%) Record to Report
5 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (22.22%) NetSuite
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

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 3 (33.33%) HFM
2 2 (22.22%) NetSuite
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) NetSuite Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (33.33%) DRM
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Order to Cash
5 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (22.22%) Record to Report
5 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Hyperion
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft