The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Systems Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Tester
England / London
Rank 403 - 409
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Tester 3 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.015% - 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% - 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £400 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+10.83% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18431 20097 20183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.79% 95.01% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13201 14255 14185
Median daily rate £475 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 299 332
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Systems Tester in the job title.

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Systems Tester
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Systems Tester Daily Rate Trend in London

Systems Tester
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Systems Tester Daily Rate Histogram in London

Systems Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Systems Tester Hourly Rate Trend in London

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Systems Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Systems Tester in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared