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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 92 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing System Testing 12 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.71% 1.56% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.91% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 11
Median daily rate £338 £338 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £249 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £34.47
% change year-on-year
- +45.05%

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
1304 1518 1592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.84% 81.44% 78.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 965 876
Median daily rate £425 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 73 72
Median hourly rate £35.75 £47.50 £32.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.73% +47.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.75 £60.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 4 £325 -
Southampton +5 2 £500 +53.84%
Basingstoke +10 1 £438 - 1
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle
3 12 (35.29%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (32.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (26.47%) Unix
7 8 (23.53%) Windows
7 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
8 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
8 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (17.65%) Scrum
9 6 (17.65%) ETL
9 6 (17.65%) SAS
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Release Management
9 6 (17.65%) JIRA
9 6 (17.65%) Smart Meter
10 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (14.71%) QA
10 5 (14.71%) Ajax
10 5 (14.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (14.71%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database

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 6 (17.65%) SAS
2 3 (8.82%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (5.88%) GemFire
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) ATM
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.94%) ADSL
2 1 (2.94%) BGP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) HSRP
2 1 (2.94%) LLU
2 1 (2.94%) NX-OS
2 1 (2.94%) OSPF
2 1 (2.94%) PSTN
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) VLAN
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (17.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.88%) Big Data
4 2 (5.88%) DB2
4 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.88%) HBase
4 2 (5.88%) HeidiSQL
4 2 (5.88%) Kalido
4 2 (5.88%) OLTP
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) JIRA
2 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 4 (11.76%) JUnit
2 4 (11.76%) Robot Framework
2 4 (11.76%) Selenium
3 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.88%) Gradle
4 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
4 2 (5.88%) MSI
4 2 (5.88%) NetBeans
4 2 (5.88%) NUnit
4 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.88%) TestNG
4 2 (5.88%) Toad
4 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.88%) WiX
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) SAS Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
5 3 (8.82%) SAS Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Ajax
1 5 (14.71%) Middleware
1 5 (14.71%) XML
2 4 (11.76%) CSS
2 4 (11.76%) jQuery
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) J2EE
3 3 (8.82%) Spring
3 3 (8.82%) Spring Boot
3 3 (8.82%) Spring Integration
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.88%) Kafka
4 2 (5.88%) Kendo UI
4 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (5.88%) React
4 2 (5.88%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Smart Meter
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.94%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) iSeries
5 1 (2.94%) Smart Energy
5 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Unix
3 8 (23.53%) Windows
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) ETL
3 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Release Management
3 6 (17.65%) Scrum
3 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (14.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (14.71%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (14.71%) TDD
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Service Design
5 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.76%) Test Management
5 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.82%) Defect Management
6 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
3 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
4 4 (11.76%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
5 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) Tcl
6 2 (5.88%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.88%) VB
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) CCNP
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (5.88%) HDFS
1 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
1 1 (2.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.82%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) BMC
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) DevExpress
5 2 (5.88%) Remedy
5 2 (5.88%) T-Plan
6 1 (2.94%) CA
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Juniper
6 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
Farnborough, Hampshire
Meadows Consulting Limited
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