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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
England / East of England
Rank 108 113 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 12 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.57% 0.63% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.80% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 9
Median daily rate £350 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £280 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £70.00

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
1678 1879 1973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.29% 79.38% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 1145 1198
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 153 143
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +59.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £56.00 £43.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -2 7 £311 -34.47% 3
Suffolk -4 3 £469 -14.77%
Essex -3 2 £388 +10.71%
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Selenium
3 16 (55.17%) JIRA
3 16 (55.17%) Java
3 16 (55.17%) WebDriver
3 16 (55.17%) Cucumber
3 16 (55.17%) BDD
3 16 (55.17%) Gherkin
3 16 (55.17%) ATDD
4 15 (51.72%) Finance
4 15 (51.72%) Scrum
4 15 (51.72%) Software Testing
5 14 (48.28%) Spring
5 14 (48.28%) Functional Testing
5 14 (48.28%) Automation Testing
5 14 (48.28%) SoapUI
5 14 (48.28%) JBehave
5 14 (48.28%) Open Source
5 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
5 14 (48.28%) Kanban
6 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
6 13 (44.83%) RESTful
6 13 (44.83%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (44.83%) Maven
6 13 (44.83%) JUnit
6 13 (44.83%) Tomcat
7 11 (37.93%) Atlassian
7 11 (37.93%) Confluence
8 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
9 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration

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 13 (44.83%) Tomcat
2 11 (37.93%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Selenium
2 16 (55.17%) Cucumber
2 16 (55.17%) JIRA
2 16 (55.17%) WebDriver
3 14 (48.28%) JBehave
3 14 (48.28%) SoapUI
4 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
4 13 (44.83%) JUnit
4 13 (44.83%) Maven
5 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
6 9 (31.03%) JMeter
6 9 (31.03%) TeamCity
7 8 (27.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (24.14%) FitNesse
8 7 (24.14%) NUnit
9 6 (20.69%) Robot Framework
10 5 (17.24%) Mockito
10 5 (17.24%) Moq
11 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
11 1 (3.45%) TestComplete
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Tester
2 11 (37.93%) Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Automation Tester
4 8 (27.59%) Test Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Test Manager
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Tester
7 3 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (10.34%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (10.34%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Automation Tester
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Tester
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Tester
9 1 (3.45%) Architect
9 1 (3.45%) Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Programme Manager
9 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Gherkin
2 14 (48.28%) Spring
3 13 (44.83%) RESTful
4 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) ATDD
2 16 (55.17%) BDD
3 15 (51.72%) Scrum
3 15 (51.72%) Software Testing
4 14 (48.28%) Automation Testing
4 14 (48.28%) Functional Testing
4 14 (48.28%) Kanban
4 14 (48.28%) Open Source
4 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
5 13 (44.83%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (31.03%) TDD
7 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Test Strategy
8 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
9 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Integration Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
1 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
1 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
2 4 (13.79%) SDET
3 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Informatica