The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Testing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £290
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £110.00 -
% change year-on-year
-68.18% -
Functional Testing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 160 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 75.24% 74.42% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 95 111
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 15
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Functional Testing across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Testing across the Basingstoke region.

Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Functional Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Functional Testing also 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 that cited Functional Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Functional Testing also 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 that cited Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM