The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
South East / Surrey
Rank - 81 75
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 0 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 1.01% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.27% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Median daily rate - £385 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +136.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -92.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+46.55% -17.14%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
731 944 1131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 78.86% 79.73% 80.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 637 633
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 23
Median hourly rate £41.00 £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £21.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £61.00 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Testing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VBScript
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) AS400
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) WPF
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (11.11%) Protractor
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ETL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# GUI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) GUI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Thunderhead
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