The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 109 116 111
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.34% 0.099% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.13% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate
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£300 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £288 £420
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -31.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Non-Functional Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1669 1489 1297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.05% 73.93% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1071 858 790
Average daily rate £375 £365 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £253 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 64 85
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £21.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Non-Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
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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
Winchester - 5 £300 -
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scalability Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scalability Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware