Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Defect Tracking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Defect Tracking over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Defect Tracking
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 14 15
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Defect Tracking 12 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 16.00% 12.64% 13.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.14% 12.94% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
Andover median daily rate £381 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.84% +5.71% -
10th Percentile £329 £304 £298
90th Percentile £403 £455 £430
Hampshire median daily rate £360 £370 £400
% change year-on-year -2.84% -7.50% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

Defect Tracking is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 70 85 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 93.33% 97.70% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 61 42
Andover median daily rate £375 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.24% +12.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £328 £306
90th Percentile £481 £573 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £410 £390
% change year-on-year +3.66% +5.13% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% -14.67% +66.67%

Defect Tracking
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing Defect Tracking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Defect Tracking in Andover

Defect Tracking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Defect Tracking in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for Defect Tracking in Andover

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Defect Tracking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for Defect Tracking.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Ant
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
1 12 (100.00%) F#
1 12 (100.00%) TestNG
1 12 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 12 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 12 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 12 (100.00%) WinSCP
1 12 (100.00%) HP ALM
2 11 (91.67%) SoapUI
2 11 (91.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 11 (91.67%) API Testing
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database
2 11 (91.67%) DevOps
2 11 (91.67%) SpecFlow
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (91.67%) vSphere
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database 11g

Defect Tracking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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:

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 12 (100.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Ant
1 12 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 12 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
1 12 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (100.00%) TestNG
2 11 (91.67%) LoadRunner
2 11 (91.67%) SoapUI
2 11 (91.67%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Specialist
1 5 (41.67%) Test Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) API Testing
2 11 (91.67%) DevOps
2 11 (91.67%) Kanban
2 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
3 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
4 9 (75.00%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) F#
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) ISEB
1 11 (91.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 11 (91.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (91.67%) Software AG
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) webMethods