The table below looks at the statistics for System 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 System Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 93 70 86
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Contract jobs citing System Testing 4 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.32% 1.69% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 2.20% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 5
Median daily rate £500 £450 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +55.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £12.35 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+203.64% -67.06%
System Testing
South East

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
1028 1000 1044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.33% 76.98% 78.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 571 610
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 24 44
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.45 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.59% -38.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.84 £13.50 £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

System Testing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead -7 2 £500 +11.11%
Guildford +6 1 - - 2
Reigate - 1 £450 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) UML
3 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (46.67%) SOA
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) jQuery
3 7 (46.67%) Integration Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Defect Management
5 4 (26.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) Test Management
5 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) JIRA
7 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
7 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) SAN
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) Unix
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Linux

System 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 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Integration Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Designer
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Java Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Test Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Architect
4 2 (13.33%) XML Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) PMO Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
1 7 (46.67%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Integration Testing
1 7 (46.67%) SOA
1 7 (46.67%) UML
2 6 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 4 (26.67%) Test Management
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Use Case
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) V-Model
6 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) SAP