The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 36 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 12 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.97% 0.78% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 0.92% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Median daily rate £525 £438 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +41.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £58.75 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-34.04% +123.80%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
358 327 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 88.61% 84.94% 72.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 209 120
Median daily rate £440 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.92% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Functional Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) .NET
3 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
3 14 (82.35%) CRM
3 14 (82.35%) Migration
3 14 (82.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (82.35%) Data Migration
3 14 (82.35%) Data Conversion
4 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (76.47%) BDD
4 13 (76.47%) Campaign Management
4 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (76.47%) Marketing
4 13 (76.47%) TDD
4 13 (76.47%) MVC
4 13 (76.47%) CSS
4 13 (76.47%) Web Services
4 13 (76.47%) HTML
4 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.88%) MDX
6 1 (5.88%) QA
6 1 (5.88%) Selenium

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) OLAP
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (76.47%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) CRM Developer
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) CRM Architect
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
1 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
2 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET Web API
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
2 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) CRM
2 14 (82.35%) Data Conversion
2 14 (82.35%) Data Migration
2 14 (82.35%) Migration
3 13 (76.47%) BDD
3 13 (76.47%) Campaign Management
3 13 (76.47%) MVC
3 13 (76.47%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft