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 22 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank - 65 45
Contract jobs citing System Testing 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.14% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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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 Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
550 531 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 73.43% 75.64% 60.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 260 178
Average daily rate £350 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 59 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce