The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stress Testing
Rank 84 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 8 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.56% - 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Average daily rate
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£370 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 - -
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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
1144 1006 953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 79.67% 74.08% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 513 462
Average daily rate £396 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £518 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 55
Average hourly rate £45.00 £25.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.56 £11.25 £23.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Stress Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Stress Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Stress 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 Stress Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
2 5 (62.50%) WebLOAD
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) JBoss
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) Toad
4 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) ITSM
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy
6 1 (12.50%) EJB
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 1 (12.50%) Firmware
6 1 (12.50%) Middleware
6 1 (12.50%) Tuxedo
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) C
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Stress 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 Stress Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (37.50%) JBoss
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Tuxedo
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) WebLOAD
2 3 (37.50%) Toad
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Web Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Web Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) EJB
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy