The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Systems Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Tester
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Tester 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.70% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £120 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £310 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.25% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
270 377 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.41% 97.16% 96.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 243 183
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £255 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Systems Tester in the job title.

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Systems Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Tester Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Systems Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Systems Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring Systems Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing

Systems Tester Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing