The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 164 165 182
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs citing System Testing 31 54 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.76% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.00% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 45 22
Average daily rate
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£438 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £322 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £490 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £34.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -6.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4400 5409 5841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.56% 76.11% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3267 4045 4348
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 96 82
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +11.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £17.90 £16.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
System Testing
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System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

System Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing System Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

System Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 35 (37.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 33 (35.11%) Finance
3 27 (28.72%) Oracle
4 25 (26.60%) Banking
5 24 (25.53%) Service Delivery
6 23 (24.47%) Oracle EBS
6 23 (24.47%) SQL
6 23 (24.47%) SLA
7 21 (22.34%) Integration Testing
8 19 (20.21%) Test Scripting
9 16 (17.02%) .NET
10 15 (15.96%) C#
10 15 (15.96%) Degree
11 14 (14.89%) Project Management
12 13 (13.83%) QuickTest Pro
12 13 (13.83%) HP Quality Center
12 13 (13.83%) SWIFT
13 12 (12.77%) Security Cleared
13 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (11.70%) Software Testing
14 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
15 10 (10.64%) Scrum
15 10 (10.64%) HP
15 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (10.64%) QA
15 10 (10.64%) Selenium
15 10 (10.64%) Performance Testing
16 9 (9.57%) SC Cleared
16 9 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (9.57%) Unit Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.32%) SAS
3 4 (4.26%) CMS
4 2 (2.13%) Drupal
4 2 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) Documentum
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.06%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 23 (24.47%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.32%) BASE24
2 5 (5.32%) SAP Business One
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.06%) ION MarketView
4 1 (1.06%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) FTP
1 1 (1.06%) HTTP
1 1 (1.06%) SAN
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (5.32%) Base SAS
4 5 (5.32%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (2.13%) Big Data
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.13%) MySQL
5 2 (2.13%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.06%) DTS
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (10.64%) Selenium
3 9 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.38%) Cucumber
4 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.32%) NUnit
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (4.26%) FitNesse
7 3 (3.19%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.13%) QUnit
8 2 (2.13%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.13%) JUnit
8 2 (2.13%) Subversion
9 1 (1.06%) Maven
9 1 (1.06%) JIRA
9 1 (1.06%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.06%) Rational Rose
9 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.06%) Toad
9 1 (1.06%) TestDirector
General
1 33 (35.11%) Finance
2 25 (26.60%) Banking
3 7 (7.45%) Back Office
4 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.26%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.19%) Marketing
7 2 (2.13%) Legal
8 1 (1.06%) Retail
8 1 (1.06%) Law
8 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (25.53%) Analyst
2 19 (20.21%) Tester
3 16 (17.02%) Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Test Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) Consultant
5 10 (10.64%) Systems Tester
6 9 (9.57%) HR Specialist
7 8 (8.51%) Business Analyst
7 8 (8.51%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Banking Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) SAP Business One Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) SAP Business Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) SAP Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) Business Consultant
11 4 (4.26%) Procurement Specialist
11 4 (4.26%) Systems Test Analyst
12 3 (3.19%) Oracle Functional Consultant
12 3 (3.19%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.02%) .NET
2 9 (9.57%) HTML
3 7 (7.45%) XML
3 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.32%) MDX
5 4 (4.26%) jQuery
5 4 (4.26%) CSS
5 4 (4.26%) Web Services
6 3 (3.19%) HTML5
7 2 (2.13%) REST
7 2 (2.13%) Symfony
7 2 (2.13%) Ajax
7 2 (2.13%) SOAP
8 1 (1.06%) Struts
8 1 (1.06%) J2EE
8 1 (1.06%) JSP
8 1 (1.06%) Servlets
8 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.06%) JSON
8 1 (1.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) SWIFT
2 5 (5.32%) EMV
2 5 (5.32%) APACS
2 5 (5.32%) Tandem
3 4 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.26%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.19%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.13%) Open Source
5 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) AS400
6 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.06%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.06%) iPhone
6 1 (1.06%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.19%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.06%) Android
3 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 24 (25.53%) Service Delivery
3 21 (22.34%) Integration Testing
4 19 (20.21%) Test Scripting
5 14 (14.89%) Project Management
6 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (11.70%) Software Testing
8 10 (10.64%) Performance Testing
8 10 (10.64%) Scrum
8 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (9.57%) TDD
9 9 (9.57%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.45%) Test Strategy
10 7 (7.45%) Regression Testing
11 6 (6.38%) Kanban
11 6 (6.38%) Analytics
12 5 (5.32%) Data Analysis
13 4 (4.26%) OO
13 4 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (3.19%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.47%) SQL
2 15 (15.96%) C#
3 6 (6.38%) Java
4 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.19%) PHP
6 2 (2.13%) RPG
7 1 (1.06%) Python
7 1 (1.06%) RPG/400
7 1 (1.06%) RPG IV
7 1 (1.06%) Object REXX
7 1 (1.06%) C++
7 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) Degree
2 12 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.38%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.06%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.06%) OCPJP
6 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.06%) ISEB
6 1 (1.06%) OCP
6 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (24.47%) SLA
2 10 (10.64%) QA
3 2 (2.13%) EMIR
3 2 (2.13%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.06%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (13.83%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Oracle
2 10 (10.64%) HP
3 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.32%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) JBoss
5 1 (1.06%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.06%) VMware
5 1 (1.06%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.06%) Brady
5 1 (1.06%) Murex
5 1 (1.06%) Calypso
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £650.00 - £750.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago