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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank - 42 40
Contract jobs citing System Testing 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.78% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.99% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.35 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £12.35 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+120.64% -52.95%
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
506 404 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.94% 78.45% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 297 162
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 20
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.35 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.18% -48.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £25.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 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