The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 39 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing System Testing 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.48% 0.54% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.70% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £330 £290 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -23.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.58% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £12.35 -
% change year-on-year
+223.88% -
System Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
303 287 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 72.66% 77.15% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 148 152
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 24
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +74.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £26.55 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.20 £40.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

System Testing
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 - -
System Testing
West Midlands

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) E-business
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Error Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (10.00%) HR Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) E-business
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Error Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) PlateSpin
3 1 (10.00%) SAP