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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 117 99 103
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 3 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 1.07% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 1.29% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 7
Median daily rate £338 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £279 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £343 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £346 £323
% change year-on-year
+1.15% +7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £15.60
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
1551 1788 1635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.85% 83.40% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1017 1156 939
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 82 75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Non-Functional Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Hourly 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Southampton +6 1 £425 +33.33%
Winchester -11 1 £250 -16.66%
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) QA
1 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) VB
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) RubyMine
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) RubyMine
4 1 (10.00%) MSTest
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Database Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Testing Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Smart Energy
1 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Capita
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) VMware