The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 75 54 71
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Contract jobs citing System Testing 4 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 1.67% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 2.30% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 2
Median daily rate £550 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +9.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £352
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
System Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
718 653 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 79.16% 72.80% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 338 375
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.03 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Reading

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) ForgeRock
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) WFM
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Pega
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) OWASP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (16.67%) OWASP
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) ForgeRock
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Pega
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore