Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Systems Test Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Test Engineer
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 170 190
Rank change year-on-year +15 +20 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Test Engineer 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.22% 0.051% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.056% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
South East median daily rate £350 £250 £350
% change year-on-year +40.00% -28.57% +20.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £34.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.82% - -
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year -12.82% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3385 3599 4256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 92.45% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1991 2232 2617
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £230 £258
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 245 279
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.00% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.68 £53.25 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

Systems Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured Systems Test Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Test Engineer in Hampshire

Systems Test Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Systems Test Engineer in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Test Engineer in Hampshire

Systems Test Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Test Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Test Engineer in Hampshire

Systems Test Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Test Engineer in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Test Engineer in Hampshire

Systems Test Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Test Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 4 £271 -
Portsmouth - 3 £400 -
Havant - 1 £400 -
Systems Test Engineer
South East

Systems Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Systems Test Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Systems Test Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Motorola
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) SaaS
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) GDB
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (37.50%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (37.50%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (25.00%) LabVIEW
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
5 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler

Systems Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LTE
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) GDB
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Korn
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Motorola
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Keysight
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat