The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Coordinator role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Coordinator in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Coordinator
Rank 582 564 548
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Test Coordinator 30 11 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.021% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.023% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 17
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£313 £335 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £100 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £373 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £305 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.27% -3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53013 47882 50809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.75% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33166 28928 28619
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2128 2081 2499
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.92 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

Test Coordinator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test Coordinator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Coordinator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Coordinator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test Coordinator within the UK.

Test Coordinator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Test Coordinator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Test Coordinator within the UK over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Test Coordinator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Test Coordinator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test Coordinator within the UK.

Test Coordinator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Test Coordinator
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Coordinator within the UK over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 26 £319 -5.55% 1
London +14 14 £375 +7.60% 1
City of London +24 5 £310 -10.66%

Test Coordinator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Test Coordinator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Coordinator in their job title.

1 36 (65.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (27.27%) Finance
3 11 (20.00%) HP
4 10 (18.18%) QA
4 10 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.55%) ISEB
6 8 (14.55%) Test Planning
7 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
7 7 (12.73%) Banking
7 7 (12.73%) Software Testing
8 6 (10.91%) TestDirector
8 6 (10.91%) SAP
8 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.09%) NHS
9 5 (9.09%) XDE
9 5 (9.09%) Retail
9 5 (9.09%) Migration
9 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Test Management
9 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (7.27%) Coaching
10 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (7.27%) SQL
10 4 (7.27%) .NET
11 3 (5.45%) Oracle
11 3 (5.45%) Management Information System

Test Coordinator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Test Coordinator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test Coordinator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.82%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) TestDirector
2 5 (9.09%) XDE
2 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.45%) JIRA
4 2 (3.64%) Selenium
4 2 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.82%) JMeter
5 1 (1.82%) Maven
5 1 (1.82%) RSpec
5 1 (1.82%) MSTest
5 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.82%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.82%) JUnit
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) NHS
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.82%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.82%) Handset
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.55%) Test Planning
5 7 (12.73%) Software Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Migration
6 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Test Management
7 4 (7.27%) Coaching
8 3 (5.45%) V-Model
8 3 (5.45%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.45%) Straight-Through Processing
8 3 (5.45%) Project Management
8 3 (5.45%) Fund Management
8 3 (5.45%) Release Management
8 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.64%) Service Management
9 2 (3.64%) ETL
9 2 (3.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) ISEB
2 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) HP
2 6 (10.91%) SAP
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.82%) Avaloq
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