The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 39 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing System Testing 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.39% 0.21% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.26% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £305 - -
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 Nottingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
319 392 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.86% 83.40% 79.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 204 136
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 13
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.88 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.52% +93.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £43.75 £25.71
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 Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 Nottingham

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Billing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior UAT Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) UAT Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft