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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 105 114 125
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.080% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.10% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £398 £423 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.88% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £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
1596 1925 1943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.44% 77.15% 73.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 1028 1030
Median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 87 23
Median hourly rate £22.50 £30.90 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.18% +27.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.18 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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
Slough +5 1 £420 -0.59%
Reading - 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
4 1 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (14.29%) IaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) Ansible
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BRM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JMeter
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) LSMW
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) TestNG
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Strategy Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (14.29%) Perfmon
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Ariba
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) OpenText
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Siebel
3 1 (14.29%) Sonatype
3 1 (14.29%) VMware