The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank - 56 53
Contract jobs citing System Testing 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.55% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.68% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-78.00% +33.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
502 438 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.49% 80.51% 83.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 352 355
Median daily rate £475 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 27
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £16.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

System Testing
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management