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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 75 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing System Testing 15 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.16% 0.58% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.76% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 3
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£510 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.99% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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
967 1049 850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.90% 76.35% 73.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 601 429
Average daily rate £413 £390 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 57 43
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £55.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing System Testing across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing System Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

System Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 4 £550 - 2
Leatherhead - 2 £513 -
Cobham - 1 - -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing System 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 System Testing.

1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) HP
3 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (25.93%) ETL
4 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Oracle
5 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (22.22%) ERP
5 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
6 5 (18.52%) Test Management
6 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
6 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
6 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (18.52%) Informatica
6 5 (18.52%) XML
7 4 (14.81%) Back Office
7 4 (14.81%) Billing
7 4 (14.81%) BPEL
7 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) Use Case
7 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
7 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
7 4 (14.81%) SIEM
7 4 (14.81%) Manual Testing
7 4 (14.81%) BPMN
7 4 (14.81%) Requirements Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing System 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 System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (14.81%) Back Office
1 4 (14.81%) Billing
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Functional Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Test Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) ArcSight Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Delphi Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Tester
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) CGI
4 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (25.93%) ETL
3 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (22.22%) ERP
4 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
4 5 (18.52%) Test Management
5 4 (14.81%) Manual Testing
5 4 (14.81%) BPMN
5 4 (14.81%) SIEM
5 4 (14.81%) Requirements Management
5 4 (14.81%) SysML
5 4 (14.81%) Use Case
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) BPEL
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) User Stories
6 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) Delphi
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) HP
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Informatica
4 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (7.41%) CA
6 2 (7.41%) Websense
6 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
6 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
7 1 (3.70%) Intel
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