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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 94 86 104
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Contract jobs citing System Testing 22 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.07% 1.21% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.66% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 10
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£338 £239 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.36% -26.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £129 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+22.95% +52.50%
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
1485 1324 1451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 72.12% 72.67% 73.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 793 784
Average daily rate £375 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 79 104
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.81 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.38% -29.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Portsmouth - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
3 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle
4 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
4 9 (24.32%) Windows
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
5 8 (21.62%) .NET
5 8 (21.62%) XML
5 8 (21.62%) HTML
5 8 (21.62%) C#
5 8 (21.62%) Waterfall
6 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
6 7 (18.92%) Java
6 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
6 7 (18.92%) MVC
6 7 (18.92%) Finance
7 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
7 6 (16.22%) CSS
7 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (16.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (13.51%) WCF
8 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL
8 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
8 5 (13.51%) Military

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (8.11%) CMS
4 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Documentum
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.70%) K2 blackpearl
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Kerberos
1 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.41%) DB2
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.41%) SQLPlus
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) Star Schema
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.70%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) NUnit
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) MSI
3 2 (5.41%) Hudson
3 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.41%) WiX
3 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.70%) Toad
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Military
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Billing
3 2 (5.41%) Games
3 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Analyst
2 16 (43.24%) Test Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) HTML
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
1 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
1 8 (21.62%) XML
2 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
3 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (16.22%) CSS
3 6 (16.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (13.51%) WCF
5 4 (10.81%) jQuery
5 4 (10.81%) Ajax
6 3 (8.11%) LINQ
6 3 (8.11%) Web Services
7 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.41%) JSP
7 2 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (5.41%) Kendo UI
7 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) iSeries
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Waterfall
2 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
2 7 (18.92%) MVC
3 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
4 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
4 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.11%) DSDM
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
6 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Web Development
7 2 (5.41%) Use Case
7 2 (5.41%) Release Management
7 2 (5.41%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.41%) Scalability Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) C
5 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.11%) VB
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
7 1 (2.70%) Tcl
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Netcool
1 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Serena
3 3 (8.11%) DevExpress
3 3 (8.11%) Ektron
3 3 (8.11%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) Endeca
4 2 (5.41%) Google
4 2 (5.41%) Coremetrics
4 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.41%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica
5 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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