The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 75 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing System Testing 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.53% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £338 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £378
% change year-on-year
- -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
671 491 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.59% 84.51% 76.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 328 170
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 14
Average hourly rate £43.00 £44.90 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.23% +79.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £20.00 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £50.00 £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing System Testing across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

System Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Crawley -9 1 - - 1
Gatwick - 1 £338 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) V-Model
4 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Test Programme Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) V-Model
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
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