The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 50 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing System Testing 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.23% - 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
System Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
328 193 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.23% 57.96% 71.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 101 118
Average daily rate £363 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 15
Average hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing System Testing across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

System Testing
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 1 - -
System Testing
Yorkshire

System Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Life Science
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (40.00%) Life Science
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft