The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Non-Functional Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non Functional Tester
Rank 624 603 572
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Non-Functional Tester 7 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.014% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.015% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 11
Median daily rate £395 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £384 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
-29.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Non-Functional Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48408 48020 46900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.73% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31915 29666 29143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1365 1919 1953
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Non-Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Non-Functional Tester in the job title.

Non-Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Non-Functional Tester
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Non-Functional Tester Daily Rate Trend in England

Non-Functional Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Non-Functional Tester Hourly Rate Trend in England

Non-Functional Tester
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 4 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
London -5 6 £395 +12.85%
West Midlands -11 1 £350 -9.67%
Non-Functional Tester
UK

Non-Functional Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Non-Functional Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Non-Functional Tester in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Performance Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (37.50%) Unix
5 6 (37.50%) ISEB
5 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) JMeter
6 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
6 5 (31.25%) Selenium
6 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (18.75%) HP
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) High Availability
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
8 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (18.75%) SOASTA, Inc
8 3 (18.75%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Gatling
9 2 (12.50%) SDLC

Non-Functional Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
2 5 (31.25%) JMeter
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
3 3 (18.75%) Gatling
4 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (12.50%) IntelliJ
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Maven
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.25%) Introscope
5 1 (6.25%) JProfiler
5 1 (6.25%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (6.25%) Subversion
5 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.25%) TestPartner
5 1 (6.25%) Toad
5 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) IBM XIV
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Performance Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) High Availability
6 3 (18.75%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source Development
7 2 (12.50%) Resilience Testing
7 2 (12.50%) SDLC
7 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) ISEB
3 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (6.25%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (6.25%) nmon
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) SOASTA, Inc
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Veritas
4 1 (6.25%) BMC