The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 10 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing System Testing 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 4.17% 13.04% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 14.29% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+22.95% +52.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 21 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 83.33% 91.30% 89.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 24
Average daily rate £420 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing System Testing across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing System Testing across the Andover region.

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Andover

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Military
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (33.33%) Toad
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) K2 blackpearl
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (33.33%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Serena
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) DevExpress