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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 63 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.36% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.48% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £238 £450 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +56.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £450 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £490 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +373.68%
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
600 620 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.74% 75.24% 68.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 422 254
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £267 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.85 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Non-Functional Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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