The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 99 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing System Testing 2 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.56% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.72% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £250 £360 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +8.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £364 £328
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +10.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £12.35 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+223.88% -67.06%
System Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1247 1257 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.68% 77.93% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 775 592
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 45 50
Median hourly rate £15.25 £19.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.07% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £11.21 £9.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

System Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -7 2 £250 -30.55% 1
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 10 (62.50%) Regression Testing
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (12.50%) QA
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Logistics
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Spotfire
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Firmware
5 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) WAN

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) Spotfire
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) UAT Manager
2 4 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) UAT Test Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Test Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Strategy Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Test Programme Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer in Test
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Regression Testing
2 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (50.00%) SDLC
3 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Logistics
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
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