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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 399 373 373
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 37 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 45
Median daily rate £550 £575 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £456 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -23.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Stress Testing
England

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
18121 18873 19441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.86% 83.49% 80.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13026 13477 14336
Median daily rate £476 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 233 252
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 8 £550 -20.00% 2
Docklands, London 0 1 £650 +6.55%
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 43 (50.59%) Finance
2 35 (41.18%) Banking
3 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (25.88%) SQL
5 21 (24.71%) Credit Risk
6 19 (22.35%) Degree
7 14 (16.47%) Validation
7 14 (16.47%) Data Architecture
8 13 (15.29%) Big Data
9 12 (14.12%) Analytics
9 12 (14.12%) Risk Management
10 11 (12.94%) Project Management
10 11 (12.94%) VBA
10 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (12.94%) Retail
10 11 (12.94%) QA
11 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (11.76%) Investment Banking
12 9 (10.59%) Java
12 9 (10.59%) Front Office
12 9 (10.59%) Scrum
12 9 (10.59%) QlikView
12 9 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (10.59%) Hadoop
12 9 (10.59%) REST
13 8 (9.41%) Test Automation
13 8 (9.41%) Performance Testing
13 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
13 8 (9.41%) Test Scripting
14 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing

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 (8.24%) Apache Solr
1 7 (8.24%) Apache Spark
1 7 (8.24%) SAS
2 4 (4.71%) CMS
2 4 (4.71%) Drupal
3 2 (2.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.18%) Confluence
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
4 1 (1.18%) nginx
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Extranet
1 1 (1.18%) FTP
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
1 1 (1.18%) Intranet
1 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) Big Data
2 9 (10.59%) Hadoop
2 9 (10.59%) QlikView
3 7 (8.24%) Apache Hive
3 7 (8.24%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (8.24%) HBase
3 7 (8.24%) Impala
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.35%) Base SAS
5 2 (2.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) JIRA
1 6 (7.06%) JMeter
1 6 (7.06%) LoadRunner
2 4 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.53%) Selenium
3 3 (3.53%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.35%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
General
1 43 (50.59%) Finance
2 35 (41.18%) Banking
3 11 (12.94%) Retail
4 10 (11.76%) Investment Banking
5 9 (10.59%) Front Office
6 5 (5.88%) Marketing
7 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.35%) General Ledger
8 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.18%) Billing
9 1 (1.18%) Legal
9 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (50.59%) Analyst
2 20 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 18 (21.18%) Risk Analyst
4 17 (20.00%) Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Qualitative Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Quantitative Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Risk Business Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Hadoop Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Scala Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Performance Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Performance Test Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (4.71%) Data Architect
11 4 (4.71%) Finance Business Analyst
11 4 (4.71%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) REST
2 7 (8.24%) Apache Avro
3 5 (5.88%) RESTful
4 4 (4.71%) .NET
4 4 (4.71%) CSS
4 4 (4.71%) HTML
5 3 (3.53%) XML
6 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.35%) Dropwizard
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.18%) J2EE
7 1 (1.18%) Java EE
7 1 (1.18%) JMS
7 1 (1.18%) JSON
7 1 (1.18%) SOAP
7 1 (1.18%) Spring
7 1 (1.18%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Credit Risk
2 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.24%) Grid Computing
3 7 (8.24%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.88%) Market Risk
5 4 (4.71%) Statistics
6 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.18%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.18%) iPad
8 1 (1.18%) Physics
8 1 (1.18%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.71%) Linux
1 4 (4.71%) Windows
2 3 (3.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.47%) Data Architecture
2 14 (16.47%) Validation
3 12 (14.12%) Analytics
3 12 (14.12%) Risk Management
4 11 (12.94%) Project Management
4 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.59%) Scrum
6 9 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (9.41%) Performance Testing
7 8 (9.41%) Test Automation
7 8 (9.41%) Test Scripting
8 7 (8.24%) API Design
8 7 (8.24%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (8.24%) DevOps
8 7 (8.24%) Planning and Forecasting
8 7 (8.24%) Process Improvement
8 7 (8.24%) Risk Analytics
8 7 (8.24%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.88%) SQL
2 11 (12.94%) VBA
3 9 (10.59%) Java
4 7 (8.24%) Scala
5 6 (7.06%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.88%) C
6 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.53%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.53%) Python
8 2 (2.35%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) Groovy
9 1 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.71%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) COREP
3 2 (2.35%) FINREP
4 1 (1.18%) Basel II
4 1 (1.18%) Basel III
4 1 (1.18%) CRD IV
4 1 (1.18%) MiFID
4 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Oozie
2 5 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (8.24%) Cloudera
1 7 (8.24%) Oracle
2 2 (2.35%) HP
3 1 (1.18%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.18%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.18%) Murex
3 1 (1.18%) Remedy
3 1 (1.18%) Reuters
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