The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing System Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £12.35 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+203.64% -67.06%
System Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 293 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.63% 85.92% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 207 226
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 11
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

System Testing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing System Testing 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Def Stans

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Def Stans
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC