Period
to 15 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Test Manager was £449 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 6 months to 15 December 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 36 38
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 2.29% 0.34% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 0.36% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Norfolk median daily rate £449 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.58% -5.00% +47.06%
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £411
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.34% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract vacancies in Norfolk with a recognized job title 329 278 357
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.27% 93.92% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 186 262
Norfolk median daily rate £413 £353 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.02% +11.46% +2.02%
10th Percentile £247 £159 £150
90th Percentile £515 £525 £499
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +6.45% -0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 26
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.17 £14.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.21% -21.13% -12.35%
10th Percentile £8.76 £11.25 £9.55
90th Percentile £12.25 £18.74 £24.70
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
% change year-on-year - -5.34% +4.57%

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Norfolk

Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Manager in Norfolk

Test Manager
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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
King's Lynn - 3 £399 -
Test Manager
East of England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, 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 Norfolk region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (12.50%) RIA

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

Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP