The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottingham region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 29 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing System Testing 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.39% 0.50% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -6.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
205 315 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 71.43% 78.36% 71.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 139 65
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +112.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.13 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
System Testing
Nottinghamshire

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing System Testing across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing System Testing also 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 that cited System Testing.

1 9 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
4 3 (25.00%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) OOP
4 3 (25.00%) XHTML
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Symfony
5 2 (16.67%) Zend
5 2 (16.67%) CakePHP
5 2 (16.67%) Magento
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing System Testing also 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 that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tester
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Magento Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) XHTML
1 3 (25.00%) Ajax
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) Symfony
2 2 (16.67%) CakePHP
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) OOP
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Zend