The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Tester
Rank 116 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Tester 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.095% 0.058% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.062% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£317 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £310 £285
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 £13.66
% change year-on-year
- +112.29%
Systems Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1928 1606 1883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.03% 93.59% 93.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1113 938 993
Average daily rate £350 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 186
Average hourly rate £15.13 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Tester in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Systems Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Tester across the Hampshire region.

Systems Tester Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Systems Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Tester across the Hampshire region.

Systems Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Systems Tester
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 Systems Tester within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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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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
Farnborough - - - -
Systems Tester
South East

Systems Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Systems Tester in their job title 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 with Systems Tester in their job title.

1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Systems Tester in their job title 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 with Systems Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
2 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) JSP
1 2 (28.57%) JPA
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco