The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 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 East Sussex 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank - 30 33
Contract jobs citing System Testing 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.93% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.24% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £513 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-13.31% +44.19%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
191 161 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 67.97% 74.54% 70.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 85 124
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 7
Average hourly rate £20.02 £21.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.69% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.90 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.50 £23.33 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

System Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) HP