The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Functional Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Test Analyst
Rank 413 425 418
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Test Analyst 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.009% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.009% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £370 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Functional Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20325 21355 22289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.03% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14522 15109 16067
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 340 442
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Functional Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Functional Test Analyst in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Functional Test Analyst 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 London region featuring Functional Test Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Document Management
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
3 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Mac OS
3 4 (30.77%) JIRA
3 4 (30.77%) Test Management
3 4 (30.77%) eggPlant
3 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall

Functional Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
2 4 (30.77%) eggPlant
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Appium
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Mac OS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Document Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Test Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) XenApp
1 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft