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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 89 95 103
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing System Testing 25 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.26% 1.43% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.72% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 14
Median daily rate £413 £344 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £12.35 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+203.64% -67.06%
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
1538 1740 1590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.79% 83.13% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 986 1131 919
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 86 77
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -35.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.28 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 28 June 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
Andover -7 8 £425 -
Basingstoke -4 4 £425 +11.11% 3
Winchester -4 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 - - 1
Hook -3 1 £323 -4.22%
Portsmouth -12 1 - -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
3 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
3 19 (46.34%) Linux
4 18 (43.90%) Oracle
5 17 (41.46%) Windows
6 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
8 12 (29.27%) CSS
9 11 (26.83%) VMware
10 10 (24.39%) ITIL
10 10 (24.39%) Unix
10 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
10 10 (24.39%) HTML
10 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (24.39%) Service Design
11 9 (21.95%) SAS
11 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
11 9 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (21.95%) jQuery
11 9 (21.95%) Ajax
11 9 (21.95%) Release Management
11 9 (21.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
12 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
12 8 (19.51%) Military
12 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
12 8 (19.51%) Perl
12 8 (19.51%) SQL Server

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 9 (21.95%) SAS
2 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
3 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.32%) CMS
5 2 (4.88%) Apache
5 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.07%) MS Office
2 7 (17.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Kerberos
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) SSH
3 2 (4.88%) VLAN
3 2 (4.88%) ZigBee
4 1 (2.44%) AMQP
4 1 (2.44%) FCoE
4 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.44%) GPRS
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (21.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.44%) QlikView
8 1 (2.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (12.20%) TeamCity
5 4 (9.76%) Selenium
6 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
6 3 (7.32%) JIRA
6 3 (7.32%) SpecFlow
7 2 (4.88%) Babel
7 2 (4.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (4.88%) Hudson
7 2 (4.88%) JUnit
7 2 (4.88%) LabVIEW
7 2 (4.88%) MSI
7 2 (4.88%) NUnit
7 2 (4.88%) Subversion
7 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.88%) webpack
7 2 (4.88%) WiX
8 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (19.51%) Military
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (19.51%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
3 8 (19.51%) SAS Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Architect
7 1 (2.44%) DBA
7 1 (2.44%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) CSS
2 10 (24.39%) HTML
3 9 (21.95%) Ajax
3 9 (21.95%) jQuery
4 7 (17.07%) .NET
5 6 (14.63%) Middleware
5 6 (14.63%) Web Services
5 6 (14.63%) XML
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.88%) Breeze.js
7 2 (4.88%) Durandal
7 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
7 2 (4.88%) Express
7 2 (4.88%) Kendo UI
7 2 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (4.88%) OAuth2
7 2 (4.88%) OpenID
7 2 (4.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) Derivative
2 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.44%) Smart Energy
3 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Linux
2 17 (41.46%) Windows
3 10 (24.39%) Unix
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.32%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Service Design
3 9 (21.95%) Release Management
4 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
5 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.07%) Service Management
6 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
7 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
7 5 (12.20%) TDD
7 5 (12.20%) User Stories
8 4 (9.76%) ETL
8 4 (9.76%) Functional Testing
9 3 (7.32%) BDD
9 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.32%) V-Model
9 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
4 8 (19.51%) Perl
5 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
5 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.76%) PHP
7 3 (7.32%) C#
7 3 (7.32%) Java
8 2 (4.88%) Python
8 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.88%) VB
9 1 (2.44%) C
9 1 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.44%) Erlang
9 1 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
2 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.32%) DBS Check
5 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.88%) MCSE
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.88%) RHCE
6 1 (2.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.88%) iptables
3 2 (4.88%) Postfix
3 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Nagios
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
1 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.44%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 18 (43.90%) Oracle
3 11 (26.83%) VMware
4 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) CA
6 2 (4.88%) DevExpress
6 2 (4.88%) Serena
7 1 (2.44%) Arqiva
7 1 (2.44%) ForgeRock
7 1 (2.44%) IBM
7 1 (2.44%) Pega
7 1 (2.44%) Remedy
7 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
7 1 (2.44%) T-Plan
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago