Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for System Integration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited System Integration Testing over the 6 months to 21 February 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 Integration Testing (SIT)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 70 73
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -16
Contract jobs citing System Integration Testing 3 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.35% 1.63% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.98% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £320 £289 £217
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.73% +33.49% -21.27%
10th Percentile £308 £206 £179
90th Percentile £336 £526 £257
Yorkshire median daily rate £320 £363 £340
% change year-on-year -11.72% +6.62% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

System Integration 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 712 910 833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 82.98% 82.28% 81.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 603 603
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £265 £258 £251
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.32 £21.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.26% +53.57% -10.97%
10th Percentile £14.90 £13.69 £9.23
90th Percentile £50.88 £34.99 £25.30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.03 £14.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year +28.02% -0.90% -4.61%

System Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing System Integration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for System Integration Testing in South Yorkshire

System Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for System Integration Testing in South Yorkshire

System Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing System Integration Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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
Sheffield -5 3 £320 -14.67%
System Integration Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing System Integration Testing 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for System Integration Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking

System Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle