Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Test Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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 Manager
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 75 79
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.66% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.68% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Essex median daily rate - £463 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +49.19% -31.11%
East of England median daily rate £438 £450 £365
% change year-on-year -2.78% +23.29% -17.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 820 879 1111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.02% 97.34% 97.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 452 652
Essex median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £210 £205
90th Percentile £581 £520 £538
East of England median daily rate £409 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.19% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 171 101
Essex median hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -39.39% +15.79%
10th Percentile £11.91 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £62.65 £42.84 £46.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.58 £20.00
% change year-on-year -14.95% +2.88% -4.76%

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Essex

Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Manager in Essex

Test Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Manager in Essex