Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Software Testing
West Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 34 49
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -
Contract jobs citing Software Testing 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 1.24% 0.36% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.40% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Crawley median daily rate £250 - £325
West Sussex median daily rate £350 £438 £325
% change year-on-year -20.00% +34.62% +71.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Crawley median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

Software 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 Crawley with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Crawley
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 216 251 426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 89.26% 90.29% 86.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 167 334
Crawley median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +8.84%
10th Percentile £142 £240 £305
90th Percentile £558 £500 £538
West Sussex median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 13
Crawley median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% +167.86%
10th Percentile £22.44 £34.00 £14.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £43.75
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +35.71% +9.38% +100.00%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

Job postings citing Software Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Crawley.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Crawley

Software Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Testing in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Traceability Matrix
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SAP CO
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Reference Data
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (66.67%) Maximo
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Documentum

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maximo
1 2 (66.67%) SAP CO
1 2 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 2 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (66.67%) SAP MM
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Reference Data
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
2 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Traceability Matrix
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP