Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Test Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 18 January 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 62 62
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.37% 0.19% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.20% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Leicestershire median daily rate £488 - £600
10th Percentile £466 - £550
90th Percentile £499 - £650
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £423
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.37% +14.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 527 510 511
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 95.51% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 299 253
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% - -
10th Percentile £180 £131 £164
90th Percentile £513 £475 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 38
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -4.11% -16.57%
10th Percentile £9.36 £8.66 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £28.63 £41.55
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.97 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +10.85% - -3.57%

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Leicestershire

Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Manager in Leicestershire

Test Manager
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Leicester - 1 £500 -
Test Manager
East Midlands

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Test Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicestershire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Talend
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management

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

General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Talend