Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Test Coordinator was £281 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Testing Coordinator
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 850 836
Rank change year-on-year +28 -14 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Test Coordinator 27 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.027% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.028% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 20
England median daily rate £281 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.64% +3.70% -7.53%
10th Percentile £212 £275 £156
90th Percentile £391 £506 £476
UK median daily rate £288 £350 £340
% change year-on-year -17.86% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK median hourly rate - - £11.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89119 91561 99256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.77% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59385 60311 64207
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2639 2960 3840
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.96 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Test Coordinator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Test Coordinator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Test Coordinator in England

Test Coordinator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Coordinator in England

Test Coordinator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Test Coordinator in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Test Coordinator in England

Test Coordinator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Coordinator in England

Test Coordinator
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 10 £375 -9.09%
South West - 7 £269 -
West Midlands +20 4 £260 -25.71%
Midlands +15 4 £260 -25.71%
South East +3 4 £210 -35.38%
North of England +59 1 £400 +6.67%
Yorkshire +15 1 £400 +6.67%
East of England - 1 - -
Test Coordinator
UK

Test Coordinator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 across the England region featuring Test Coordinator in the job title.

1 15 (55.56%) Banking
2 12 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Retail Banking
5 9 (33.33%) Project Management
6 8 (29.63%) QA
6 8 (29.63%) Test Planning
7 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Defect Management
8 5 (18.52%) PMO
8 5 (18.52%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) Scrum
9 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
9 4 (14.81%) MiFID
9 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
9 4 (14.81%) Derivative
9 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (14.81%) EMIR
9 4 (14.81%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Coaching
10 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 3 (11.11%) Test Management
10 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 3 (11.11%) Migration
11 2 (7.41%) Actimize
11 2 (7.41%) Publishing
11 2 (7.41%) Validation

Test Coordinator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Actimize
2 1 (3.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DWDM
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) SDH
1 1 (3.70%) SONET
1 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) JMeter
2 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (55.56%) Banking
2 9 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Finance
4 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
5 2 (7.41%) Publishing
6 1 (3.70%) Back Office
6 1 (3.70%) French Language
6 1 (3.70%) Legal
6 1 (3.70%) Military
6 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
6 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Derivative
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Project Management
5 8 (29.63%) Test Planning
6 6 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) Coaching
9 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Migration
9 3 (11.11%) Test Management
9 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 2 (7.41%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 2 (7.41%) Black-Box Testing
10 2 (7.41%) System Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
10 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
2 5 (18.52%) PMO
3 4 (14.81%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (14.81%) EMIR
3 4 (14.81%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
2 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) New Relic
2 1 (3.70%) Progress