The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 108 116 120
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.32% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £425 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -4.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £32.50
Non-Functional Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1792 1891 1852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.61% 76.31% 76.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1109 899
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 63 28
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +116.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Non-Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Berkshire region.

Non-Functional Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Reading +13 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £500 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) LSMW
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) OpenText
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BRM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (16.67%) FinancialForce.com
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) LSMW
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (16.67%) TestNG
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Strategy Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Cutover Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Ariba
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) OpenText
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Siebel
2 1 (16.67%) Sonatype
2 1 (16.67%) VMware