The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 24 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing System Testing 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.56% - 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% - 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£600 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £358 £328
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year
- -13.31%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 122 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 83.59% 77.71% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 95 244
Average daily rate £500 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £315 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £750 £651
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing System Testing across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

System Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree