The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 101 84 111
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +27
Contract jobs citing System Testing 17 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.82% 1.24% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.72% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 8
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£325 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £129 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £344 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +112.50%
System 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
1516 1220 1532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 73.17% 71.89% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 745 849
Average daily rate £372 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 66 106
Average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing System Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

System Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

System Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +18 7 £338 +1.88% 3
Southampton - - - -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (21.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (21.88%) XML
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
5 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.88%) C#
5 7 (21.88%) MVC
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
6 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 6 (18.75%) Finance
6 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 6 (18.75%) Oracle
6 6 (18.75%) CSS
6 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 5 (15.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
7 5 (15.63%) WCF
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) Java
9 3 (9.38%) JavaScript

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (9.38%) CMS
4 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.13%) K2 blackpearl
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.13%) DataStage
4 1 (3.13%) SQLPlus
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.25%) MSI
2 2 (6.25%) NUnit
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) WiX
2 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Military
3 2 (6.25%) Billing
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Test Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Junior
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Process Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
1 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
1 7 (21.88%) XML
1 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
1 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (21.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (18.75%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) CSS
3 5 (15.63%) WCF
4 3 (9.38%) LINQ
4 3 (9.38%) jQuery
4 3 (9.38%) Ajax
5 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (6.25%) Kendo UI
5 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (6.25%) Breeze.js
5 2 (6.25%) Durandal
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.25%) JSP
5 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) AIX
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (21.88%) MVC
3 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) DSDM
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Test Management
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Use Case
6 2 (6.25%) V-Model
6 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Netcool
1 3 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Ektron
4 2 (6.25%) Serena
4 2 (6.25%) DevExpress
4 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.25%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Informatica
5 1 (3.13%) Cognos
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
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