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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 90 104 107
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 16 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.90% 0.74% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.93% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 9
Median daily rate £400 £297 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% -37.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £274 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £328 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £70.00

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
1406 1505 1656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.99% 79.76% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 988 910
Median daily rate £425 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 62 73
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.75 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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
Andover - 4 £400 -
Basingstoke - 3 £314 -
Winchester 0 2 £450 +33.33%
Havant - 2 £375 -
Southampton +2 1 £400 +45.45%
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 14 (73.68%) Oracle
1 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) SC Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
3 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
4 9 (47.37%) ISEB
4 9 (47.37%) HP UFT
4 9 (47.37%) Migration
5 8 (42.11%) VMware
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (36.84%) HP
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (36.84%) Test Management
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
7 6 (31.58%) Defect Tracking
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (31.58%) PuTTY
7 6 (31.58%) WinSCP
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (31.58%) F#
7 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
7 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
7 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (31.58%) ETL

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 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (5.26%) GemFire
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) PuTTY
1 6 (31.58%) WinSCP
2 1 (5.26%) AMQP
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle OWB
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.26%) HBase
5 1 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) HP UFT
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
2 6 (31.58%) Toad
3 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
3 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (15.79%) Selenium
4 3 (15.79%) SilkTest
5 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
6 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
6 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.26%) Gradle
6 1 (5.26%) JIRA
6 1 (5.26%) JUnit
6 1 (5.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Tester
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) Kafka
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) HACMP
1 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
2 9 (47.37%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Test Management
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (31.58%) ETL
4 6 (31.58%) Service Management
4 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
6 4 (21.05%) Validation
7 3 (15.79%) DevOps
7 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
7 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) F#
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) SC Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) ISEB
4 5 (26.32%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cobbler
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) HP
4 6 (31.58%) Remedy
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Arqiva
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) Splunk