Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Programme Test Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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.

Programme Test Manager
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 - 141
Rank change year-on-year - +141 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.036% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Surrey median daily rate - - £450
South East median daily rate £550 £575 £450
% change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,640 1,897 2,476
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.62% 94.99% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,855 1,186 1,560
Surrey median daily rate £450 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £274 £175 £263
90th Percentile £588 £563 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 112 115
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -4.55% +20.81%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.61 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.29 £42.00 £58.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%

Programme Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Test Manager in Surrey

Programme Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Test Manager in Surrey

Programme Test Manager Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Programme Test Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring Programme Test Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Thunderhead
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Document Composition

Programme Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Document Composition
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Thunderhead