The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 37 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing System Testing 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.20% - 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% - 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £337 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -7.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £36.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +30.90%
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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 Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 226 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.48% 69.33% 67.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 107 161
Average daily rate £368 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.79% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 38
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £32.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

System Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

System Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Siebel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Perforce
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Siebel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £175 - £225 per day
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