Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Test Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 17 November 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 38
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton - 1.03% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.10% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Luton median daily rate - £410 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.96% -2.03%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £444 £410 £423
% change year-on-year +8.23% -2.96% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Contract vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 317 273 278
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.94% 93.81% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 183 201
Luton median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £275 £213 £213
90th Percentile £619 £594 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £433 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 22
Luton median hourly rate £50.22 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +258.68% -53.33% -
10th Percentile £49.02 £11.61 £12.05
90th Percentile £50.75 £43.11 £50.68
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -64.00% +114.29%

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Luton

Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Manager in Luton