The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 24 26
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf - 0.83% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.98% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £35.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year +32.86% +17.21%  

Test Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 99 102 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 89.19% 84.30% 91.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 325 454
Median daily rate £535 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.63% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Canary Wharf

Test Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Management in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365 Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Validation