The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Stress Testing
England / London
Rank 376 372 323
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -49
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 30 53 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.25% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.29% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 47 69
Median daily rate £593 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £420 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16515 17982 17500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.94% 85.01% 82.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11965 12881 12456
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 209 204
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.97 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Stress Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in London

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Stress Testing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Stress Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Stress Testing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Stress Testing
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stress Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 8 £593 -1.25% 1
Croydon - 3 £383 -
Docklands, London - 1 £650 -
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stress 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 London region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 39 (58.21%) Banking
2 38 (56.72%) Finance
3 20 (29.85%) Credit Risk
4 19 (28.36%) Market Risk
4 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (26.87%) Big Data
6 14 (20.90%) Risk Management
7 13 (19.40%) SQL
7 13 (19.40%) Oracle
7 13 (19.40%) Degree
7 13 (19.40%) Analytics
8 12 (17.91%) Scrum
8 12 (17.91%) Project Management
9 11 (16.42%) C++
9 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
10 10 (14.93%) QA
10 10 (14.93%) Java
10 10 (14.93%) Data Architecture
11 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (13.43%) Planning and Forecasting
12 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.94%) REST
12 8 (11.94%) Investment Banking
12 8 (11.94%) Validation
12 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (10.45%) Grid Computing
13 7 (10.45%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (10.45%) Data Visualisation
13 7 (10.45%) HBase

Stress Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.45%) Apache Solr
1 7 (10.45%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.97%) CMS
2 4 (5.97%) Drupal
2 4 (5.97%) SAS
3 2 (2.99%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.49%) Confluence
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) GitHub
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) BGP
1 1 (1.49%) Extranet
1 1 (1.49%) HSRP
1 1 (1.49%) Intranet
1 1 (1.49%) MPLS
1 1 (1.49%) OSPF
1 1 (1.49%) PPP
1 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) Big Data
2 7 (10.45%) Apache Hive
2 7 (10.45%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (10.45%) Hadoop
2 7 (10.45%) HBase
2 7 (10.45%) Impala
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.45%) QlikView
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.99%) MS Access
4 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.49%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.49%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) LoadRunner
2 5 (7.46%) JIRA
2 5 (7.46%) JMeter
3 3 (4.48%) Selenium
3 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.99%) Toad
4 2 (2.99%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
General
1 39 (58.21%) Banking
2 38 (56.72%) Finance
3 8 (11.94%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.46%) Marketing
5 4 (5.97%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.48%) Retail
7 2 (2.99%) Front Office
7 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.49%) Billing
8 1 (1.49%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.49%) Legal
8 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Analyst
2 15 (22.39%) Business Analyst
3 13 (19.40%) Developer
3 13 (19.40%) Risk Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Risk Business Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Architect
5 8 (11.94%) Credit Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Hadoop Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Scala Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.96%) Market Risk Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Coordinator
9 3 (4.48%) Market Risk Business Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Project Coordinator
9 3 (4.48%) Qualitative Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) REST
2 7 (10.45%) Apache Avro
3 5 (7.46%) RESTful
4 4 (5.97%) CSS
4 4 (5.97%) HTML
5 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.99%) Dropwizard
5 2 (2.99%) XML
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.49%) J2EE
6 1 (1.49%) Java EE
6 1 (1.49%) JSON
6 1 (1.49%) SOAP
6 1 (1.49%) Spring
6 1 (1.49%) Web Services
6 1 (1.49%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Credit Risk
2 19 (28.36%) Market Risk
3 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
4 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (10.45%) Grid Computing
6 5 (7.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (5.97%) Derivative
8 3 (4.48%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.99%) iPad
9 2 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (2.99%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.49%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.49%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.90%) Risk Management
3 13 (19.40%) Analytics
4 12 (17.91%) Project Management
4 12 (17.91%) Scrum
5 10 (14.93%) Data Architecture
6 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.43%) Planning and Forecasting
6 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.94%) Validation
8 7 (10.45%) API Design
8 7 (10.45%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (10.45%) DevOps
8 7 (10.45%) Performance Testing
8 7 (10.45%) Risk Analytics
8 7 (10.45%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (10.45%) Visualisation
9 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) SQL
2 11 (16.42%) C++
3 10 (14.93%) Java
4 7 (10.45%) Scala
5 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.96%) VBA
6 5 (7.46%) Python
7 3 (4.48%) MATLAB
7 3 (4.48%) R
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.99%) ACCA
3 2 (2.99%) CIMA
4 1 (1.49%) PhD
4 1 (1.49%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) QA
2 7 (10.45%) IFRS
2 7 (10.45%) IFRS 9
3 4 (5.97%) PMO
4 3 (4.48%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (2.99%) Basel III
5 2 (2.99%) COREP
5 2 (2.99%) CRD IV
5 2 (2.99%) IAS 39
5 2 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.49%) Basel II
6 1 (1.49%) FINREP
6 1 (1.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Oozie
2 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) Cloudera
3 3 (4.48%) Guidewire
3 3 (4.48%) HP
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.49%) Reuters
4 1 (1.49%) Teradata
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