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 2015 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 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 91 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing System Testing 33 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.50% 1.07% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.44% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 12
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£365 £338 £239
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +41.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.85% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.35 £37.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-67.06% +22.95%
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
1747 1524 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.52% 73.94% 74.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 907 810
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 75 81
Average hourly rate £25.55 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.88% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 2015.

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 2015. 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
Basingstoke 0 8 £370 +9.62% 2
Andover -2 6 £413 -2.94% 1
Winchester -17 4 £303 +0.83% 2
Hook +2 3 £362 +11.29%
Gosport +8 1 £435 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 31 (51.67%) SQL
2 30 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 25 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 22 (36.67%) Test Scripting
4 22 (36.67%) Waterfall
5 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (30.00%) Business Continuity
6 18 (30.00%) Linux
7 16 (26.67%) HTML
8 15 (25.00%) Oracle
8 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 13 (21.67%) Regression Testing
10 12 (20.00%) PL/SQL
10 12 (20.00%) ITIL
10 12 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (18.33%) XML
11 11 (18.33%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (18.33%) QA
12 10 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
12 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
12 10 (16.67%) WebLogic
12 10 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database
13 9 (15.00%) jQuery
13 9 (15.00%) CSS

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (18.33%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.00%) SAS
5 2 (3.33%) Apache
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) SNMP
1 1 (1.67%) IPv4
1 1 (1.67%) SAN
1 1 (1.67%) Firewall
1 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.67%) FCoE
1 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.33%) DB2
5 3 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (3.33%) QlikView
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (10.00%) JIRA
4 6 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 5 (8.33%) Selenium
6 3 (5.00%) TestComplete
7 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (8.33%) Military
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Billing
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Analyst
2 32 (53.33%) Test Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Tester
6 6 (10.00%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) QA Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Tester
9 2 (3.33%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.33%) SAS Developer
9 2 (3.33%) CRM Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Lead Test Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Senior QA Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Business Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) HTML
2 11 (18.33%) XML
3 9 (15.00%) CSS
3 9 (15.00%) Ajax
3 9 (15.00%) jQuery
4 7 (11.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (11.67%) Middleware
5 6 (10.00%) .NET
6 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 4 (6.67%) SOAP
8 2 (3.33%) JSP
8 2 (3.33%) Servlets
8 2 (3.33%) Java EE
8 2 (3.33%) HTML5
8 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.67%) REST
9 1 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (1.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) iSeries
2 3 (5.00%) Smart Meter
2 3 (5.00%) AS400
3 1 (1.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
3 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.00%) Android
4 3 (5.00%) UNIX
4 3 (5.00%) Windows
5 1 (1.67%) AIX
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Test Scripting
1 22 (36.67%) Waterfall
2 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 13 (21.67%) Regression Testing
5 12 (20.00%) ITIL
6 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (13.33%) Release Management
7 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.67%) Integration Testing
8 7 (11.67%) Software Testing
8 7 (11.67%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.00%) Test Strategy
10 5 (8.33%) Analytics
10 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 5 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) SQL
2 12 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.00%) Perl
5 8 (13.33%) Java
6 5 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.67%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (6.67%) ISEB
6 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.00%) IBM
4 5 (8.33%) Google
4 5 (8.33%) VMware
5 4 (6.67%) Endeca
5 4 (6.67%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.67%) Splunk
6 1 (1.67%) Remedy
6 1 (1.67%) Veritas
6 1 (1.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £325 - 400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago