The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 £82.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -45.28%
Non-Functional Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
206 165 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 79.54% 82.91% 73.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 88 95
Median daily rate £440 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 13
Median hourly rate £42.00 £32.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -24.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Non-Functional Testing
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft