Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 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
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 45 43
Rank change year-on-year -18 -2 -1
Contract jobs citing System Testing 3 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.43% 1.73% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 2.40% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Basingstoke median daily rate £300 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +14.86% +9.63%
10th Percentile £275 £413 £348
90th Percentile £325 £438 £419
Hampshire median daily rate £358 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -10.63% +14.29% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +26.67% +3.45% -

System Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 597 416 370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 85.16% 71.85% 80.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 213 201
Basingstoke median daily rate £359 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.42% - +10.71%
10th Percentile £207 £200 £185
90th Percentile £498 £544 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £401 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.69% +4.00% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 15
Basingstoke median hourly rate £25.00 £17.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.27% +16.33% -34.07%
10th Percentile £10.29 £12.50 £10.43
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.75 £32.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £22.83
% change year-on-year -7.89% +66.45% -29.75%

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 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 22 July 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Handset
3 1 (33.33%) ETL

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 2 (66.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
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