The median contractor rate for a Test Coordinator was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 591 631 621
Rank change year-on-year +40 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Test Coordinator 16 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.038% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.040% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 12
Median daily rate £275 £361 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.87% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £334 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £494 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £350 £340
% change year-on-year -25.71% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Test Coordinator
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Test Coordinator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Coordinator in the UK

Test Coordinator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Coordinator in the UK

Test Coordinator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Test Coordinator over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Test Coordinator in the UK

Test Coordinator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Test Coordinator in the UK

Test Coordinator
Top 18 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 26 June 2017. 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 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 +33 14 £275 -35.29% 1
South West - 5 £260 -
West Midlands - 4 £260 -
Birmingham - 4 £260 -
City of London -7 3 £325 -9.47%
London -15 3 £325 -27.77%
Gloucestershire - 3 £243 -
South East +31 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £243 -
Scotland +30 1 £355 +1.42%
Glasgow +9 1 £355 +4.41%
Hampshire +8 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £125 -
Bristol - 1 £275 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £125 -
Wales - 1 £125 -

Test Coordinator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 featuring Test Coordinator in the job title.

1 12 (42.86%) Finance
1 12 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (32.14%) QA
4 9 (32.14%) Banking
4 9 (32.14%) Project Management
5 8 (28.57%) Defect Management
6 6 (21.43%) Test Planning
6 6 (21.43%) PMO
7 5 (17.86%) Retail
7 5 (17.86%) Retail Banking
7 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) JIRA
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.71%) System Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Coaching
9 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
9 3 (10.71%) C#
9 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
9 3 (10.71%) Back Office
9 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
9 3 (10.71%) Migration
10 2 (7.14%) Publishing
10 2 (7.14%) TDD

Test Coordinator Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Actimize
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (3.57%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (3.57%) Sonata
2 1 (3.57%) Tercero
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 5 (17.86%) Retail Banking
4 3 (10.71%) Back Office
4 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (7.14%) Publishing
5 2 (7.14%) Spanish Language
6 1 (3.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Project Management
5 8 (28.57%) Defect Management
6 6 (21.43%) Test Planning
7 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
8 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.71%) Coaching
9 3 (10.71%) Migration
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
9 3 (10.71%) System Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
10 2 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
2 6 (21.43%) PMO
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
1 2 (7.14%) HP
1 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Avaloq
2 1 (3.57%) Cognos
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com