Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 6 months to 20 November 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 84 88
Contract jobs citing Test Management 0 9 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 0.71% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.83% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate - £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.75% +40.35%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £355 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -25.26% +26.67% +33.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £27.00

Test Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1458 1079 1568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.55% 85.16% 80.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 633 853
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £416 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.73% +7.92% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £241 £250
90th Percentile £529 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 37
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £8.79 £9.00 £9.40
90th Percentile £24.80 £38.75 £25.05
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +10.53% -7.69% +27.45%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Test Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Milton Keynes

Test Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Management in Milton Keynes