The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £135 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £70.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
- -54.83%
Non-Functional Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
524 418 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.51% 70.25% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 254 223
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.68 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Non-Functional Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Non-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 Non-Functional Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (16.67%) Baan
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Non-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 Non-Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Baan
1 1 (16.67%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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