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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank - 57 55
Contract jobs citing System Testing 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.77% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.94% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £246 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £364 £328
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +10.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £12.35 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+223.88% -67.06%
System Testing
Cambridgeshire

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
283 427 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.75% 81.96% 71.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 286 232
Median daily rate £413 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.00 £20.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 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
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 28 August 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) XAML
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) SOQL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Force.com
3 2 (33.33%) Visualforce
3 2 (33.33%) Apex Code
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) COM
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Siebel
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Migration

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Force.com
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) WPF Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 2 (33.33%) XAML Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) COM
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Visualforce
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) XAML
3 2 (33.33%) Apex Code
3 2 (33.33%) SOQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Siebel