The median contractor rate for a Senior Test Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 24 April 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.

Senior Test Manager
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 134 124
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 0 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 6
Median daily rate - £600 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1804 2732 2951
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.80% 93.53% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1099 1509 1591
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.59% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 58 99
Median hourly rate £17.45 £32.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.32% +96.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Senior Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Senior Test Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Manager in Scotland

Senior Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Test Manager in Scotland

Senior Test Manager Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Senior 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Test Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Senior Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing