The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £280 - -
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
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
319 236 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.75% 74.92% 70.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 147 102
Average daily rate £400 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £210 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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 Cambridge

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

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Non-Functional Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Non-Functional Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Non-Functional Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (80.00%) JBehave
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Appium
2 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (80.00%) Appium
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) JBehave
1 4 (80.00%) JMeter
1 4 (80.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA