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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 94 81 102
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing System Testing 14 46 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.76% 2.15% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 2.63% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 17
Median daily rate £275 £425 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +24.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £12.35 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+120.64% -52.95%
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
1417 1750 1733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.76% 81.62% 78.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 1082 948
Median daily rate £420 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 99 87
Median hourly rate £39.00 £39.69 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +58.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £60.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Basingstoke +2 4 £469 +10.29%
Southampton +3 3 £500 +300.00%
Winchester +4 2 £258 -23.70% 1
Portsmouth +1 2 £275 -47.11%
Fareham -14 1 - -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
5 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
5 11 (31.43%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
6 9 (25.71%) ITIL
6 9 (25.71%) Unix
7 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
7 8 (22.86%) Ajax
7 8 (22.86%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (22.86%) CSS
7 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
7 8 (22.86%) Perl
7 8 (22.86%) SAS
7 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (22.86%) Release Management
7 8 (22.86%) jQuery
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
7 8 (22.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 8 (22.86%) Service Design
8 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (20.00%) Java
8 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (20.00%) Windows
9 6 (17.14%) XML

System 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.86%) SAS
2 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (5.71%) GemFire
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (22.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) GitHub
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) ATM
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
1 2 (5.71%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.86%) ADSL
2 1 (2.86%) BGP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) HSRP
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) LLU
2 1 (2.86%) NX-OS
2 1 (2.86%) OSPF
2 1 (2.86%) PSTN
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) VLAN
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
2 8 (22.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.57%) HeidiSQL
6 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.71%) DB2
6 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.71%) HBase
6 2 (5.71%) Kalido
6 2 (5.71%) OLTP
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) JUnit
2 5 (14.29%) Robot Framework
2 5 (14.29%) Selenium
3 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) TeamCity
4 3 (8.57%) IntelliJ
4 3 (8.57%) NetBeans
4 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.57%) TestNG
4 3 (8.57%) Toad
4 3 (8.57%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.71%) Hudson
5 2 (5.71%) JIRA
5 2 (5.71%) MSI
5 2 (5.71%) NUnit
5 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.71%) WiX
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Military
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
3 5 (14.29%) SAS Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) SAS Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Ajax
1 8 (22.86%) CSS
1 8 (22.86%) jQuery
2 6 (17.14%) HTML
2 6 (17.14%) XML
3 4 (11.43%) .NET
3 4 (11.43%) Middleware
3 4 (11.43%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.71%) Express
4 2 (5.71%) JSON
4 2 (5.71%) Kafka
4 2 (5.71%) Kendo UI
4 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (5.71%) Spring
4 2 (5.71%) Spring Integration
4 2 (5.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) iSeries
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Smart Energy
3 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.86%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Unix
3 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Windows
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) ITIL
3 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (22.86%) Release Management
3 8 (22.86%) Service Design
4 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
5 6 (17.14%) ETL
5 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
7 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.43%) User Stories
8 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.57%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.86%) Perl
2 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
3 7 (20.00%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.43%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) C
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) Python
6 2 (5.71%) Tcl
6 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.71%) VB
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) DBS Check
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (5.71%) HDFS
2 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
1 1 (2.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (45.71%) Oracle
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) T-Plan
5 2 (5.71%) BMC
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) DevExpress
5 2 (5.71%) Remedy
5 2 (5.71%) Serena
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds