The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 126 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing System Testing 20 37 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.70% 1.18% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.44% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 7
Median daily rate £313 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £183 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £500 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £12.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £12.35 -
% change year-on-year
+223.88% -
System Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2315 2561 1867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.57% 81.59% 77.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1787 1144
Median daily rate £420 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 78 57
Median hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.76 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £37.04 £30.00
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

System Testing Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

System Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing System Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

System Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

System Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

System Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

System Testing
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
North Yorkshire +11 12 - - 2
West Yorkshire -15 7 £300 -14.28% 2
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) Unit Testing
3 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
3 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
4 12 (31.58%) Project Management
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) Social Network
4 12 (31.58%) SFIA
5 11 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
6 10 (26.32%) CRM
6 10 (26.32%) .NET
6 10 (26.32%) Oracle
7 9 (23.68%) ETL
7 9 (23.68%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (23.68%) SDLC
8 8 (21.05%) ETL Development
8 8 (21.05%) Defect Tracking
8 8 (21.05%) Functional Testing
8 8 (21.05%) SoapUI
8 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
8 8 (21.05%) Regression Testing
8 8 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (18.42%) Informatica
9 7 (18.42%) Star Schema
9 7 (18.42%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (18.42%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (18.42%) Star Schema
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.26%) DB2
5 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.26%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.63%) MS Access
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (21.05%) SoapUI
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (13.16%) Selenium
6 2 (5.26%) Appium
6 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.26%) JIRA
6 2 (5.26%) Subversion
6 2 (5.26%) Zephyr
7 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.63%) JMeter
7 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.63%) Toad
7 1 (2.63%) WinRunner
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) Analyst
3 14 (36.84%) Test Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Database Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Database Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Business Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) SSIS Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Data Migration Lead
8 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (2.63%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) SOAP
3 2 (5.26%) REST
3 2 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) Ajax
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) RESTful
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Social Network
2 7 (18.42%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Unit Testing
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Project Management
2 12 (31.58%) SFIA
3 11 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (26.32%) CRM
5 9 (23.68%) ETL
5 9 (23.68%) SDLC
6 8 (21.05%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (21.05%) ETL Development
6 8 (21.05%) Functional Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Regression Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
7 7 (18.42%) Integration Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (18.42%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
8 6 (15.79%) Web Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Test Management
10 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) C
3 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) Groovy
6 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ISEB
2 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 7 (18.42%) Informatica
4 3 (7.89%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) Ab Initio
5 2 (5.26%) Netezza
5 2 (5.26%) Sybase
6 1 (2.63%) Telerik
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