Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 6 months to 18 January 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.

System Testing
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 32 42
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 +1
Contract jobs citing System Testing 41 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 7.44% 1.79% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.05% 2.37% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 7
Basingstoke median daily rate £565 £431 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.90% +11.29% +10.56%
10th Percentile £335 £413 £346
90th Percentile £589 £504 £453
Hampshire median daily rate £488 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +44.44% -10.00% +8.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £28.18 £60.00
% change year-on-year - -53.03% -

System Testing 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 Basingstoke with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 453 253 393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 82.21% 75.52% 83.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 146 243
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -9.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £209 £155 £206
90th Percentile £575 £463 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 16
Basingstoke median hourly rate £17.71 £15.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.24% -6.84% +38.65%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £11.77
90th Percentile £41.01 £30.95 £33.13
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +66.67%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Basingstoke

System Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for System Testing in Basingstoke

System Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for System Testing in Basingstoke

System Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for System Testing in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 25 (60.98%) Security Cleared
2 23 (56.10%) WAN
3 20 (48.78%) SC Cleared
4 19 (46.34%) Boundary Protection
5 18 (43.90%) Forcepoint
5 18 (43.90%) DNS
6 17 (41.46%) Linux
7 15 (36.59%) Cisco
7 15 (36.59%) Citrix
7 15 (36.59%) Juniper
7 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (34.15%) NetScaler
9 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (24.39%) Release Management
11 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
11 9 (21.95%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (21.95%) Firewall
11 9 (21.95%) VPN
11 9 (21.95%) Windows
12 8 (19.51%) Java
12 8 (19.51%) SQL
12 8 (19.51%) Network Security
13 7 (17.07%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
13 7 (17.07%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
13 7 (17.07%) Unix
13 7 (17.07%) Oracle
13 7 (17.07%) XML
13 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 7 (17.07%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (56.10%) WAN
2 18 (43.90%) DNS
3 14 (34.15%) NetScaler
4 9 (21.95%) Firewall
4 9 (21.95%) VPN
5 8 (19.51%) Network Security
6 6 (14.63%) BGP
6 6 (14.63%) LAN
6 6 (14.63%) OSPF
7 3 (7.32%) 2G
7 3 (7.32%) 4G
7 3 (7.32%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (17.07%) RDBMS
1 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
1 7 (17.07%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (14.63%) OLAP
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Architect
2 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Network Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Network Security Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Security Architect
4 6 (14.63%) SAS Developer
5 4 (9.76%) CRM Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Developer
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Test Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Domain Architect
7 2 (4.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Cloud Specialist
8 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Specialist
8 1 (2.44%) Migration Specialist
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) HTML5
3 1 (2.44%) J2EE
3 1 (2.44%) Kendo UI
3 1 (2.44%) REST
3 1 (2.44%) Spring
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 7 (17.07%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Boundary Protection
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) Release Management
4 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
5 6 (14.63%) Network Architecture
5 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.76%) CRM
7 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (4.88%) IT Strategy
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.44%) ERP
9 1 (2.44%) Manual Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Scrum
9 1 (2.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) Java
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.76%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) Security Cleared
2 20 (48.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) ISEB
5 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Forcepoint
2 15 (36.59%) Cisco
2 15 (36.59%) Citrix
2 15 (36.59%) Juniper
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.76%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.44%) Telerik