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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 114 112 117
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 13 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.66% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.87% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 3
Average daily rate £350 £500 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +81.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £468 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £70.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
- -54.83%
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
1875 1948 1754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.68% 76.12% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 1189 980
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 140 150
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +4 4 £350 -
Hertfordshire -1 3 £475 -5.00% 1
Bedfordshire +5 2 £275 -42.10%
Suffolk +3 2 £550 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £280 -
East Anglia - 1 £500 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Non-Functional Testing.

1 10 (41.67%) QA
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Selenium
3 8 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 7 (29.17%) Regression Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) HP
6 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
6 5 (20.83%) Defect Management
6 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) Appium
7 4 (16.67%) SDLC
7 4 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 4 (16.67%) JBehave
7 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 4 (16.67%) HTML5
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) CSS3
7 4 (16.67%) Mercurial
7 4 (16.67%) Test Management
7 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 4 (16.67%) jQuery
7 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Non-Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) ADSL
2 1 (4.17%) Broadband
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) FTP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Telnet
2 1 (4.17%) VDSL
2 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
3 4 (16.67%) Appium
3 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) JBehave
3 4 (16.67%) JMeter
3 4 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
5 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.17%) Redmine
5 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.17%) Trac
5 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) QA Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
1 4 (16.67%) CSS3
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
1 4 (16.67%) HTML5
1 4 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (8.33%) STB
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Solaris
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 7 (29.17%) Regression Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Defect Management
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
5 4 (16.67%) Test Management
6 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (4.17%) C#
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) Interwoven
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Thunderhead
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competetive Rate
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