The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 61 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing System Testing 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.30% 0.14% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.18% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £210 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-78.00% +33.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
546 547 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.61% 79.28% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 402 395
Median daily rate £400 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £252 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £10.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £44.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

System Testing
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Chippenham - 1 £210 -
System Testing
South West

System Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) iPad
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) PVCS
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
5 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) PVCS
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM