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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank - 40 26
Contract jobs citing System Testing 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.29% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.42% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.44 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +20.96%
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
226 237 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 80.71% 69.91% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 127 111
Average daily rate £400 £360 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £512 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 21
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.24 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.17% +2.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing System Testing across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle