The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 53 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing System Testing 6 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.06% 0.15% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.19% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Median daily rate £404 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £12.35 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+120.64% -52.95%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
459 528 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.81% 76.63% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 324 356
Median daily rate £400 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 39 50
Median hourly rate £34.75 £38.13 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% +3.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

System Testing
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Huntingdon - 3 £404 -
Cambridge - 2 £350 -
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Local Government
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) HNC
5 1 (14.29%) HND
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Functional Tester
1 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Tester
1 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) HNC
1 1 (14.29%) HND
1 1 (14.29%) NVQ Level 4
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) VMware