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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 77 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing System Testing 5 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.44% 1.63% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 2.04% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 18
Median daily rate £438 £396 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.47% +35.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.58% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £12.35 -
% change year-on-year
+223.88% -
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
942 1128 1023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 82.34% 79.77% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 660 603
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £308 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 39
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £21.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £51.52 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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
Staines - 2 £438 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) VBScript
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (20.00%) Simulink
4 2 (20.00%) Stateflow
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Electronics
4 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) ISO26262
4 2 (20.00%) TargetLink
4 2 (20.00%) Hazard Analysis

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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Simulink
1 2 (20.00%) Stateflow
1 2 (20.00%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Hazard Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VBScript
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO26262
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP