The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
England / Midlands
Rank - 22 22
Contract jobs citing System Testing 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.66% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.14% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £363 £346
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-78.00% +42.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 140 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 73.81% 77.35% 69.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 71 36
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing System Testing across the Midlands region.

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing System Testing across the Midlands region.

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands