The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Coordinator
Rank 562 498 541
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +43
Contract jobs requiring a Test Coordinator 25 40 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.084% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.091% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 15
Average daily rate £331 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.37% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £221 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £453 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £328 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50313 44084 56073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.17% 92.43% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30713 25214 30795
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1990 2177 2578
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 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 14 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -60 24 £325 -1.51%
London -25 9 £400 +14.28%
East of England - 9 £359 -
South East -6 3 £250 -
City of London -4 1 £250 -31.03%
Leeds - 1 £320 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £250 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £320 -
Yorkshire - 1 £320 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
West Midlands - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

Test Coordinator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
5 7 (18.42%) Integration Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
7 5 (13.16%) SQL
8 4 (10.53%) HP
8 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Use Case
9 3 (7.89%) Validation
9 3 (7.89%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Banking
9 3 (7.89%) QA
9 3 (7.89%) ISEB
9 3 (7.89%) Project Management
10 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.26%) MS Office
10 2 (5.26%) Windows
10 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
10 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
10 2 (5.26%) ERP
10 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
10 2 (5.26%) Programme Management

Test Coordinator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (2.63%) SSH
2 1 (2.63%) FTP
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) CTI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Toad
1 1 (2.63%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Billing
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) XML
1 1 (2.63%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.63%) Equities
2 1 (2.63%) IVR
2 1 (2.63%) Statistics
2 1 (2.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
3 7 (18.42%) Integration Testing
4 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Use Case
6 3 (7.89%) Validation
6 3 (7.89%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) ERP
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.26%) Document Management
7 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) HP
2 1 (2.63%) Avaya
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft