The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 51 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing System Testing 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.41% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.29% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
- +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £12.35 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+244.12% -67.06%
System Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
375 350 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 76.22% 74.47% 65.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 245 146
Median daily rate £400 £408 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +4.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £478 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) V-Model
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
2 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
2 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (63.64%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (63.64%) Integration Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Validation
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Release Management
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Lumira
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Integration Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) React
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Integration Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Risk Analysis
1 7 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
1 7 (63.64%) System Integration Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Validation
1 7 (63.64%) V-Model
1 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Release Management
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) Groovy
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos
2 2 (18.18%) IBM