The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 115 130 125
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 13 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 0.25% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.32% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Median daily rate £425 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -11.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £103.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +986.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £44.22 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +365.42%
Non-Functional Testing
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1974 2184 2216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.90% 77.31% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1135 1244 1248
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 156 152
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Non-Functional Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Hertfordshire - 8 £458 - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 3 £425 +54.54%
Essex 0 2 £431 - 2
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) Performance Testing
3 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) SAP
7 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
7 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
8 4 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
8 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
8 4 (15.38%) Security Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Solaris
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) VBA
8 4 (15.38%) JIRA
9 3 (11.54%) Migration
9 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
9 3 (11.54%) Banking
9 3 (11.54%) Retail

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.85%) JMeter
4 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Defect Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity and Performance Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Senior DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Solaris Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity and Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Solaris
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Performance Testing
2 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
5 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
6 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
6 4 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (15.38%) Security Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Workflow
7 3 (11.54%) Workflow Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) DevOps
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 4 (15.38%) VBA
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
1 5 (19.23%) SAP
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) Interwoven
3 2 (7.69%) Thunderhead
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) HP
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