The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 45 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing System Testing 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.26% 1.23% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 1.63% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +25.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -
System Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
315 245 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 82.03% 75.62% 82.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 134 150
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £260 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

System Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Coventry region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) General Ledger
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) ETL

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase