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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 114 86 101
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 2 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.10% 1.61% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 1.95% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 8
Median daily rate £338 £320 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £290 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £347 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
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
1547 1798 1595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.97% 82.48% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 1121 948
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 86 77
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.66 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £49.13 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +8 1 £425 +25.92%
Winchester -11 1 £250 -16.66% 1
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) QA
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
2 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Smart Energy
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET

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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Test Leader
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Database Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Server Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support
4 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Testing Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Server Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Energy
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Capita
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) VMware