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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 91 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing System Testing 25 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.32% 1.22% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.56% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 6
Average daily rate £325 £351 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 £36.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.51% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +20.96%
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
1496 1598 1269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.20% 78.18% 73.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 982 870 687
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 74 61
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.58 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton +18 6 £325 -7.14%
Basingstoke -3 5 £438 +24.82%
Fareham - 4 - - 1
Winchester -16 3 £325 -4.41%
Gosport +18 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £328 -
Havant +10 1 £425 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 49 (60.49%) Oracle
2 46 (56.79%) SQL
3 38 (46.91%) Security Cleared
4 34 (41.98%) SC Cleared
5 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
6 31 (38.27%) Test Scripting
7 30 (37.04%) PL/SQL
7 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (34.57%) HTML
9 25 (30.86%) Oracle APEX
10 24 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (27.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
13 20 (24.69%) Unix
13 20 (24.69%) Linux
13 20 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (23.46%) XML
14 19 (23.46%) ITIL
15 18 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
16 17 (20.99%) Workflow
16 17 (20.99%) CRM
16 17 (20.99%) Oracle Forms
16 17 (20.99%) Middleware
17 16 (19.75%) Oracle Workflow
18 15 (18.52%) CSS
18 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
18 15 (18.52%) Ajax
18 15 (18.52%) Oracle Database
19 14 (17.28%) Oracle Database 11g
19 14 (17.28%) Oracle Database 10g

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (19.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 13 (16.05%) WebLogic
3 10 (12.35%) SAS
4 5 (6.17%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.47%) CMS
6 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 18 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (14.81%) MS Office
4 3 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.23%) MS Project
5 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (6.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 15 (18.52%) Oracle Database
3 14 (17.28%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (17.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database 12c
5 11 (13.58%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (12.35%) Oracle Discoverer
6 10 (12.35%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (12.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 10 (12.35%) SQL Navigator
7 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.47%) Big Data
8 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.47%) HBase
8 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.23%) DB2
9 1 (1.23%) SAS EBI
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (30.86%) Oracle APEX
2 17 (20.99%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 12 (14.81%) Selenium
3 12 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (13.58%) TeamCity
5 10 (12.35%) JDeveloper
5 10 (12.35%) Toad
6 7 (8.64%) SoapUI
7 6 (7.41%) JIRA
7 6 (7.41%) TestComplete
7 6 (7.41%) WATIR
8 5 (6.17%) HP UFT
8 5 (6.17%) JUnit
9 4 (4.94%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.47%) LoadUI
10 2 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (11.11%) Military
2 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.23%) Billing
3 1 (1.23%) Electronics
3 1 (1.23%) Legal
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (51.85%) Developer
2 22 (27.16%) Oracle Developer
3 18 (22.22%) Analyst
4 17 (20.99%) Test Analyst
5 12 (14.81%) Consultant
6 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 11 (13.58%) Oracle Consultant
7 9 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 9 (11.11%) SAS Developer
8 8 (9.88%) XML Developer
9 7 (8.64%) CRM Consultant
9 7 (8.64%) Oracle BI Developer
10 6 (7.41%) Oracle CRM Consultant
11 5 (6.17%) SharePoint Developer
11 5 (6.17%) Tester
12 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 4 (4.94%) Integration Engineer
12 4 (4.94%) Oracle BI Consultant
12 4 (4.94%) XML Consultant
13 3 (3.70%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.57%) HTML
2 19 (23.46%) XML
3 17 (20.99%) Middleware
4 15 (18.52%) Ajax
4 15 (18.52%) CSS
5 13 (16.05%) jQuery
6 12 (14.81%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (7.41%) Web Services
8 3 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (2.47%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.47%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.47%) J2SE
9 2 (2.47%) JMS
9 2 (2.47%) JSF
9 2 (2.47%) JSON
9 2 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (2.47%) RESTful
9 2 (2.47%) Spring
9 2 (2.47%) Spring Batch
9 2 (2.47%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.47%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.23%) AS400
3 1 (1.23%) Clustering
3 1 (1.23%) iSeries
3 1 (1.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.69%) Linux
1 20 (24.69%) Unix
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle Linux
2 11 (13.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.47%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) Test Scripting
2 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (23.46%) ITIL
6 17 (20.99%) CRM
6 17 (20.99%) Workflow
7 13 (16.05%) Software Testing
7 13 (16.05%) Waterfall
8 12 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (13.58%) ETL
9 11 (13.58%) Functional Testing
9 11 (13.58%) Release Management
9 11 (13.58%) Test Automation
10 10 (12.35%) E-business
10 10 (12.35%) Integration Testing
10 10 (12.35%) Test Management
10 10 (12.35%) Test Strategy
11 9 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.79%) SQL
2 30 (37.04%) PL/SQL
3 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.58%) Shell Script
5 10 (12.35%) C-shell
5 10 (12.35%) Korn
6 9 (11.11%) Perl
7 8 (9.88%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.17%) Java
9 2 (2.47%) C#
10 1 (1.23%) C
10 1 (1.23%) C++
10 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (46.91%) Security Cleared
2 34 (41.98%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.35%) ISTQB
3 10 (12.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.47%) Degree
5 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 49 (60.49%) Oracle
2 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.58%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.41%) Remedy
5 5 (6.17%) HP
5 5 (6.17%) Telerik
6 4 (4.94%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (4.94%) VMware
7 3 (3.70%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.47%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.23%) Coremetrics
9 1 (1.23%) Endeca
9 1 (1.23%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.23%) Google
9 1 (1.23%) Huawei
9 1 (1.23%) IBM
9 1 (1.23%) Nokia
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