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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 111 124 120
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.15% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £339
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £15.60
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
1810 1960 1906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.34% 76.09% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 1129 937
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 71 22
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +97.05%
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 £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
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 28 August 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
Newbury - 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM

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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) FinancialForce.com
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Strategy Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Siebel