The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 105 122 113
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing System Testing 13 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £420 £388 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +72.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.58% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £12.35 -
% change year-on-year
+223.88% -
System Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1770 1920 1862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.71% 76.34% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 1119 914
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 64 29
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +116.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing System Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

System Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing System Testing across the Berkshire region.

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

System Testing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 11 £600 -
Maidenhead - 1 £420 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £213 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
1 8 (53.33%) Python
1 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (46.67%) web2py
2 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
2 7 (46.67%) JSON
2 7 (46.67%) Django
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) JUnit
5 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) Java EE
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Microservices

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Hazelcast
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Redis
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Hudson
2 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
2 1 (6.67%) JBehave
2 1 (6.67%) JMeter
2 1 (6.67%) LSMW
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Mockito
2 1 (6.67%) NetBeans
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Programmer
1 7 (46.67%) Python Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Python Programmer
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Principal Architect
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Django
1 7 (46.67%) JSON
1 7 (46.67%) web2py
2 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (13.33%) Java EE
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) EclipseLink
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) iBATIS
3 1 (6.67%) JMS
3 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.67%) LESS
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) Sass
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Cutover Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (6.67%) Microservices
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile First
6 1 (6.67%) Records Management
6 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Ariba
2 1 (6.67%) ForgeRock
2 1 (6.67%) OpenText
2 1 (6.67%) Pega
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore