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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 57 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing System Testing 4 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.56% 0.54% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.69% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 9
Median daily rate £225 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £12.35 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+120.64% -52.95%
System Testing
South West

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
589 576 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.81% 78.15% 82.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 419 402
Median daily rate £413 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 36
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +49.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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
Chippenham - 3 £225 -
System Testing
South West

System Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) iPad
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) E-business
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) V-Model
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-business
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA