The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
South East / West Sussex
Rank 55 53 48
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5  
Contract jobs citing Test Management 9 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.74% 2.17% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.44% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £275 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -39.39%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year - +3.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.87 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.54 - £41.72

Test Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 450 532 431
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.21% 88.81% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 322 267
Median daily rate £425 £400 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 18
Median hourly rate £45.87 £38.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.37% +7.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Test Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in West Sussex

Test Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Management in West Sussex

Test Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Management in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Management in West Sussex

Test Management
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +12 5 - - 1
Crawley - 1 £350 -
Gatwick - 1 £335 -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) General Ledger
2 14 (48.28%) Data Management
2 14 (48.28%) SAP ERP
2 14 (48.28%) SAP PSCD
2 14 (48.28%) Revenue Management
2 14 (48.28%) SAP
2 14 (48.28%) CRM
2 14 (48.28%) ERP
2 14 (48.28%) CCA
2 14 (48.28%) SAP BW
2 14 (48.28%) webMethods
2 14 (48.28%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
2 14 (48.28%) SAP XI
2 14 (48.28%) SAP Data Services
2 14 (48.28%) Master Data Management
3 11 (37.93%) Test Strategy
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Selenium
5 6 (20.69%) JIRA
5 6 (20.69%) Regression Testing
5 6 (20.69%) C#
5 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.69%) SpecFlow
5 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
5 6 (20.69%) WebDriver
5 6 (20.69%) BDD
5 6 (20.69%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (20.69%) Protractor

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (48.28%) SAP ERP
1 14 (48.28%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI-CA
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Ethernet
1 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) BusinessObjects
1 14 (48.28%) SAP BW
1 14 (48.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
1 6 (20.69%) Protractor
1 6 (20.69%) Selenium
1 6 (20.69%) SpecFlow
1 6 (20.69%) WebDriver
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) General Ledger
2 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Consultant
1 9 (31.03%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Test Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Applications Manager
3 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Developer in Test
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Automation Tester
4 1 (3.45%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 1 (3.45%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.45%) Validation Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) CCTV
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) CRM
1 14 (48.28%) Data Management
1 14 (48.28%) ERP
1 14 (48.28%) Master Data Management
1 14 (48.28%) Revenue Management
2 11 (37.93%) Test Strategy
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) BDD
4 6 (20.69%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (20.69%) Exploratory Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Regression Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (13.79%) Security Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C#
1 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) CCA
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) SAP
1 14 (48.28%) webMethods
2 4 (13.79%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.45%) Snow
Worthing, West Sussex
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