The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 155 159 178
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Contract jobs citing System Testing 20 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.58% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.69% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 18
Median daily rate £513 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £475 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £12.35 -
% change year-on-year
+223.88% -
System Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3012 3900 4644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.58% 84.23% 80.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2403 3110 3488
Median daily rate £475 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 52
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 15 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 11 (30.56%) Oracle
5 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.22%) MS Office
6 8 (22.22%) .NET
6 8 (22.22%) Unix
6 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
7 7 (19.44%) HTML
7 7 (19.44%) Banking
8 6 (16.67%) C#
9 5 (13.89%) SLA
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
9 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
9 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (13.89%) MVC
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (13.89%) User Stories
10 4 (11.11%) Wealth Management
10 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
10 4 (11.11%) SDLC
10 4 (11.11%) JIRA

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.56%) SAS
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 8 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.78%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Force.com
1 1 (2.78%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.78%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) 3G
1 1 (2.78%) 4G
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.78%) BODI
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.78%) JMeter
4 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Applications Support
2 7 (19.44%) Applications Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Billing Support
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Billing Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Angular Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.56%) SAS Modeller
6 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Billing Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Billing Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
2 7 (19.44%) HTML
3 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) HTML5
5 2 (5.56%) LESS
5 2 (5.56%) Mustache
5 2 (5.56%) Sass
5 2 (5.56%) Web Services
5 2 (5.56%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) JMS
6 1 (2.78%) Middleware
6 1 (2.78%) RESTful
6 1 (2.78%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) SWIFT
3 2 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) DTCC
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
4 1 (2.78%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Solaris
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
3 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) MVC
3 5 (13.89%) User Stories
4 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 4 (11.11%) SDLC
4 4 (11.11%) Wealth Management
5 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (8.33%) V-Model
5 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) C
3 3 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.78%) COBOL
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Scala
5 1 (2.78%) SOQL
5 1 (2.78%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
1 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) SEPA
2 2 (5.56%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Informatica
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) hybris
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.78%) WorldPay
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