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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 46 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing System Testing 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.95% - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £505 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £378
% change year-on-year
- -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -
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
472 554 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.62% 75.17% 78.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 286 269
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 56
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing System Testing across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

System Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 8 £505 - 1
Huntingdon - 2 £485 -
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 7 (53.85%) COM
2 7 (53.85%) SOAP
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 7 (53.85%) Siebel
2 7 (53.85%) ERP
2 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 7 (53.85%) ETL
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) RESTful
2 7 (53.85%) Force.com
2 7 (53.85%) Visualforce
2 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Apex Code
2 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (53.85%) SOQL
2 7 (53.85%) Data Structures
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (46.15%) Presales
3 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
3 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
3 6 (46.15%) Heroku
3 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
3 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
3 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (46.15%) CMS
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Force.com
2 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (46.15%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
2 2 (15.38%) TestDirector
3 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) WPF Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# WPF Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) XAML Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (7.69%) CRM Architect
6 1 (7.69%) WCF Developer
6 1 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) COM
1 7 (53.85%) RESTful
1 7 (53.85%) SOAP
1 7 (53.85%) Visualforce
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
2 4 (30.77%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.69%) MFC
3 1 (7.69%) STL
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) WinForms
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Structures
1 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (15.38%) iPad
3 2 (15.38%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Android
1 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 7 (53.85%) ERP
2 7 (53.85%) ETL
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
3 6 (46.15%) Presales
3 6 (46.15%) Product Management
3 6 (46.15%) Use Case
3 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) Change Control
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
5 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Apex Code
1 7 (53.85%) SOQL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) XAML
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) Salesforce.com
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
1 7 (53.85%) Siebel
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
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