Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 16 December 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 - 75
Rank change year-on-year - +75 -13
Contract jobs citing Test Management 12 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.22% - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 - £405
10th Percentile £300 - £322
90th Percentile £458 - £504
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £438 £390
% change year-on-year -14.29% +12.18% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 839 820 762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 85.52% 84.89% 81.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 449 484
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £280 £288 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 19
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -9.72% -17.71%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.64 £11.00
90th Percentile £28.50 £25.70 £40.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.03
% change year-on-year +17.86% -12.65% -2.86%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Nottinghamshire

Test Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Management in Nottinghamshire

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 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
Nottingham - 12 £375 -
Test Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) CGI
3 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium
4 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
5 1 (8.33%) QA

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CGI
2 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com