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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 27 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.38% 1.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £375 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £32.50
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
164 183 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 75.23% 73.49% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 98 124
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £188 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 34 24
Median hourly rate £24.69 £37.50 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.16% +125.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Bournemouth 0 3 £375 +25.00% 3
Non-Functional Testing
South West

Non-Functional Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (60.00%) iPad
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Line Management
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Document Management
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Guidewire

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Line Management
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Document Management
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Guidewire