The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 27 March 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 / Docklands, London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 14 23
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London - 1.79% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.27% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £475 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -26.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year - +3.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.54 - £41.72

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 Docklands, London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 57 44 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 96.61% 78.57% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 61
Median daily rate £550 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% -13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £365 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £54.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London citing Test Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Docklands, London

Test Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Management in Docklands, London