The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 118 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.10% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Stress Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1550 1770 1620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.88% 83.18% 78.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 1153 931
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 83 75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £48.92 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Stress Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Stress Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Stress Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Stress Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Winchester - 2 - -
Stress Testing
South East

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Stress 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Case Management
2 7 (87.50%) Requirements Management
2 7 (87.50%) JIRA
3 6 (75.00%) Release Management
3 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) Defect Management
4 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (62.50%) V-Model
4 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) MS Office
4 5 (62.50%) ZigBee
4 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
4 5 (62.50%) VLAN
4 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
5 4 (50.00%) Banking
5 4 (50.00%) Retail
6 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Unix
6 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) LabVIEW
7 2 (25.00%) System Testing
8 1 (12.50%) Change Control
8 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VLAN
1 5 (62.50%) ZigBee
2 1 (12.50%) GPRS
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Smart Metering Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) BSS Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) OSS Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior BSS Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior OSS Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Case Management
2 7 (87.50%) Requirements Management
3 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) Defect Management
3 6 (75.00%) Release Management
4 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
4 5 (62.50%) V-Model
4 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) System Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Change Control
7 1 (12.50%) Information Security
7 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (12.50%) Service Design
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft