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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non Functional Tester
UK / England
Rank 565 585 578
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Non-Functional Tester 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.015% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.016% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Median daily rate £350 £338 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £265 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £420 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £304
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
38632 44173 43901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25327 28502 28056
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1597 1772
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 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
South East +16 2 £408 +55.23%
Yorkshire +16 1 - - 1
London +12 1 £300 -28.57%
West Midlands - 1 £325 -
Non-Functional Tester
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 14 (93.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 11 (73.33%) JMeter
3 8 (53.33%) RESTful
4 6 (40.00%) LoadRunner
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) JUnit
5 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Solr
5 5 (33.33%) Drools
5 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 5 (33.33%) Spring
5 5 (33.33%) Maven
5 5 (33.33%) JIRA
5 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Volume Testing
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
7 3 (20.00%) hybris
7 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing

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 5 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) JMeter
2 6 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (33.33%) JIRA
3 5 (33.33%) JUnit
3 5 (33.33%) Maven
3 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium
6 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (6.67%) TestComplete
6 1 (6.67%) WatiN
6 1 (6.67%) WATIR
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) RESTful
2 5 (33.33%) Drools
2 5 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Volume Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Resilience Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) hybris
2 2 (13.33%) HP