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 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 386 377 335
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -42
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 44 46 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.21% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.25% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 71
Median daily rate £590 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £670 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £495 £288
% change year-on-year
-29.29% +72.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50
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
18518 18052 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.94% 80.98% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13545 12688 13115
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 May 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 27 May 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 +27 7 £613 +6.06% 3
Croydon - 1 - -
Stress Testing
England

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 54 (55.67%) Finance
2 44 (45.36%) Credit Risk
3 41 (42.27%) Market Risk
4 37 (38.14%) Banking
5 25 (25.77%) Risk Management
6 23 (23.71%) Project Management
7 19 (19.59%) SQL
8 18 (18.56%) Investment Banking
8 18 (18.56%) Business Analysis
9 16 (16.49%) Front Office
10 15 (15.46%) Analytics
11 13 (13.40%) Degree
11 13 (13.40%) Validation
12 12 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (12.37%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (12.37%) Derivative
13 11 (11.34%) Fixed Income
14 10 (10.31%) Murex
14 10 (10.31%) Big Data
14 10 (10.31%) Risk Analytics
15 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (9.28%) XML
15 9 (9.28%) MS Office
15 9 (9.28%) Migration
15 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
16 8 (8.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 8 (8.25%) Algorithmics
16 8 (8.25%) ETL
16 8 (8.25%) Data Management

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 6 (6.19%) SAS
2 4 (4.12%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.06%) GemFire
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.03%) CICS
4 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) MS Office
2 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.22%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.09%) LaTeX
6 2 (2.06%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (10.31%) Big Data
3 6 (6.19%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.19%) Pentaho
4 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.09%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.09%) OLAP
5 3 (3.09%) Star Schema
6 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.03%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.03%) DB2
7 1 (1.03%) Essbase
7 1 (1.03%) KDB
7 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) LoadRunner
2 4 (4.12%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.06%) Hudson
3 2 (2.06%) JIRA
3 2 (2.06%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (2.06%) Subversion
4 1 (1.03%) Ant
4 1 (1.03%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.03%) Protractor
4 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.03%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 54 (55.67%) Finance
2 37 (38.14%) Banking
3 18 (18.56%) Investment Banking
4 16 (16.49%) Front Office
5 7 (7.22%) Retail
6 5 (5.15%) Legal
7 3 (3.09%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.06%) Billing
8 2 (2.06%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (45.36%) Analyst
2 33 (34.02%) Risk Analyst
3 25 (25.77%) Business Analyst
4 19 (19.59%) Developer
5 18 (18.56%) Risk Business Analyst
6 11 (11.34%) Market Risk Business Analyst
7 10 (10.31%) Market Risk Analyst
8 8 (8.25%) Credit Analyst
8 8 (8.25%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 8 (8.25%) Qualitative Analyst
8 8 (8.25%) Quantitative Analyst
8 8 (8.25%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) Project Manager
10 6 (6.19%) IT Analyst
10 6 (6.19%) IT Business Analyst
10 6 (6.19%) IT Risk Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Business IT Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Java Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) XML
2 3 (3.09%) MDX
3 2 (2.06%) .NET
3 2 (2.06%) COM
3 2 (2.06%) Flash
3 2 (2.06%) Spring
3 2 (2.06%) WCF
4 1 (1.03%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.03%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.03%) HTML
4 1 (1.03%) HTML5
4 1 (1.03%) JMS
4 1 (1.03%) Middleware
4 1 (1.03%) Murex MxML
4 1 (1.03%) Swing
4 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (45.36%) Credit Risk
2 41 (42.27%) Market Risk
3 12 (12.37%) Derivative
4 11 (11.34%) Fixed Income
5 8 (8.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (7.22%) Mathematics
7 6 (6.19%) Credit Derivative
7 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
7 6 (6.19%) OTC Derivatives
8 4 (4.12%) Data Structures
8 4 (4.12%) Hedge funds
9 3 (3.09%) Equities
10 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
10 2 (2.06%) e-Learning
10 2 (2.06%) Grid Computing
10 2 (2.06%) PMI
10 2 (2.06%) Reference Data
10 2 (2.06%) Statistics
10 2 (2.06%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Unix
1 4 (4.12%) Windows
2 3 (3.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) Risk Management
2 23 (23.71%) Project Management
3 18 (18.56%) Business Analysis
4 15 (15.46%) Analytics
5 13 (13.40%) Validation
6 12 (12.37%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (10.31%) Risk Analytics
8 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.28%) Migration
8 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.25%) Data Management
9 8 (8.25%) ETL
10 6 (6.19%) Change Management
10 6 (6.19%) Performance Testing
11 5 (5.15%) Greeks
11 5 (5.15%) Load Testing
11 5 (5.15%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (5.15%) SDLC
11 5 (5.15%) Security Testing
12 4 (4.12%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.59%) SQL
2 6 (6.19%) MATLAB
2 6 (6.19%) VBA
3 5 (5.15%) C#
3 5 (5.15%) Java
4 4 (4.12%) C++
5 3 (3.09%) R
5 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.06%) Python
7 1 (1.03%) COBOL
7 1 (1.03%) JCL
7 1 (1.03%) Korn
7 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) ISEB
2 4 (4.12%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.06%) CFA
3 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.06%) PMP
3 2 (2.06%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.03%) ACCA
4 1 (1.03%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) COREP
1 6 (6.19%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.12%) Basel II
2 4 (4.12%) CRD IV
2 4 (4.12%) QA
3 3 (3.09%) Basel III
4 1 (1.03%) FINREP
4 1 (1.03%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.03%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (10.31%) Murex
2 8 (8.25%) Algorithmics
3 5 (5.15%) HP
4 4 (4.12%) IBM
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle
4 4 (4.12%) Sybase
5 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.06%) Platfora
7 1 (1.03%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.03%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.03%) SunGard
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