The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Testing Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Consultant
Rank 424 - 420
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Testing Consultant 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% - 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% - 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £325 -
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Testing Consultant
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
21075 22337 22455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.06% 94.76% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15093 15690 15395
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 370 420
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £52.17 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Testing Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Testing Consultant in the job title.

Testing Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Testing Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Testing Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Testing Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Testing Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Testing Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Testing Consultant Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Testing Consultant 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 Testing Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Testing Consultant 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft