The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 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 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
Surrey / Leatherhead
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 6
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 5 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead - 4.46% 30.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.00% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 34
Median daily rate - £400 £400
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 Leatherhead with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 48 100 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 90.57% 89.29% 70.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 93 71
Median daily rate £405 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
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 Leatherhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leatherhead 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 Leatherhead

Test Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Management in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Use Case
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) XML Messaging
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) XML Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Use Case
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft