The first table below looks at the demand for the Functional Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Test Analyst
Rank 404 420 397
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 2 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.004% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.004% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£375 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £230 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -38.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21789 22449 24429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.69% 92.50% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14922 15272 15897
Average daily rate £425 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 467 652
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Functional Test Analyst
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Functional Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Functional Test Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Functional Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Test Analyst across the London region.

Functional Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Functional Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Test Analyst across the London region.

Functional Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Functional Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Functional Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Functional Test Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Derivative
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Siebel
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Mercator
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

Functional Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Functional Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Functional Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
2 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
1 1 (11.11%) Siebel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Mercator