Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Test Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 24 June 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.

Test Manager
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 85 73
Rank change year-on-year -26 -12 0
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 3 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.18% 0.34% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.36% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 13
Glasgow median daily rate - £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -
Scotland median daily rate £438 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +2.94% -10.53% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,552 1,114 1,193
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 94.73% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 594 679
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £235 £204
90th Percentile £525 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £15.89 £14.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.13% +6.91% -43.32%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.89 £9.38
90th Percentile £36.50 £72.00 £36.25
Scotland median hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -26.67% +2.27% +6.33%

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Glasgow

Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Manager in Glasgow

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Test Manager 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 Glasgow region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windchill
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center