The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Test Coordinator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Coordinator
Rank 618 645 608
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Test Coordinator 16 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.033% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.034% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 14
Median daily rate £335 £338 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% +7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £180 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50506 55381 53413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 35226 32261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1614 2075 2087
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Test Coordinator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Test Coordinator in the job title.

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 27 August 2016.

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 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Test Coordinator within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
England +19 16 £335 +3.07% 2
South East +12 7 £325 -3.70% 1
Hampshire +10 7 £325 -3.70%
West Midlands - 5 £450 -
London +10 4 £400 -15.78%
Winchester +4 3 £338 +107.69%
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £275 -
Staffordshire - 2 £275 -
Warwickshire - 1 £550 -
City of London - 1 £475 -

Test Coordinator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Test Coordinator 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 featuring Test Coordinator in the job title.

1 26 (56.52%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (32.61%) JIRA
2 15 (32.61%) Defect Management
3 12 (26.09%) SDLC
3 12 (26.09%) Test Scripting
4 11 (23.91%) Banking
5 10 (21.74%) Finance
5 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (19.57%) JMeter
6 9 (19.57%) Project Management
6 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
6 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
6 9 (19.57%) Selenium
6 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
6 9 (19.57%) NeoLoad
6 9 (19.57%) Zephyr
7 7 (15.22%) Investment Banking
8 6 (13.04%) ISEB
8 6 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.04%) Test Management
9 5 (10.87%) QA
9 5 (10.87%) Security Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.87%) ISTQB
9 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
10 4 (8.70%) Front Office
10 4 (8.70%) Change Management
10 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity

Test Coordinator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Markit EDM
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) JIRA
2 9 (19.57%) JMeter
2 9 (19.57%) NeoLoad
2 9 (19.57%) Selenium
2 9 (19.57%) Zephyr
3 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.17%) TestComplete
General
1 11 (23.91%) Banking
2 10 (21.74%) Finance
3 7 (15.22%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Front Office
5 2 (4.35%) Back Office
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Publishing
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Local Government
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
1 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.35%) Derivative
3 2 (4.35%) Reinsurance
3 2 (4.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (32.61%) Defect Management
3 12 (26.09%) SDLC
3 12 (26.09%) Test Scripting
4 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (19.57%) Project Management
5 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.04%) Test Management
7 5 (10.87%) Security Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.70%) Change Management
8 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
9 3 (6.52%) ETL
9 3 (6.52%) Information Assurance
9 3 (6.52%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) ISEB
3 5 (10.87%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (4.35%) EMIR
2 2 (4.35%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Charles River
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Hyperion
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) SunGard