Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Test Team Leader was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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.

Testing Team Lead
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +86
Contract jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.19% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median daily rate £420 - -
East of England median daily rate £420 - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Essex
Contract vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1,027 740 828
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.36% 97.11% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 499 495
Essex median daily rate £500 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +35.71% -8.20%
10th Percentile £250 £229 £216
90th Percentile £600 £600 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 77 143
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £31.03 £32.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.83% -4.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £10.92 £12.70 £15.75
90th Percentile £46.38 £63.75 £42.84
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.63% -6.25% -4.76%

Test Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Team Leader in Essex

Test Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Team Leader in Essex

Test Team Leader
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Team Leader within the Essex region over the 6 months to 10 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
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £420 -
Test Team Leader
East of England

Test Team Leader Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, Test Team Leader contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region featuring Test Team Leader in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) Java 8

Test Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Java 8
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform