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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 39 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing System Testing 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.49% 0.49% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.61% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £305 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £34.47
% change year-on-year
- +59.55%

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
287 329 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.42% 81.23% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 193 122
Median daily rate £378 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 13
Median hourly rate £18.50 £43.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.71% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.75 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £43.75 £75.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 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 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Billing
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior UAT Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft