The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 56 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.84% 0.61% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.77% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £350 £288 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -32.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +89.02%
Functional Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
485 649 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.10% 78.95% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 395 325
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 53
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.04% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.81 £12.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £59.50 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Functional Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Functional Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Functional Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Cambridge +17 5 £350 +32.50% 3
Functional Testing
East of England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
1 5 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Graphic Design
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) UX Design
2 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (40.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) PhoneGap
2 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (40.00%) ECMAScript
2 4 (40.00%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) IntelliJ
2 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (40.00%) WebStorm

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (40.00%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) WebStorm
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
1 5 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Ajax
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) CSS3
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) HTML5
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
1 4 (40.00%) PhoneGap
1 4 (40.00%) REST
1 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Graphic Design
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (40.00%) UX Design
2 4 (40.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Dart
1 4 (40.00%) ECMAScript
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VCP5
2 1 (10.00%) VCP6
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Dell
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) NetApp
1 1 (10.00%) VMware