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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 111 106 109
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 5 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.25% 0.56% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.69% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £315 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £44.22 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +365.42%
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
1545 1738 1511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.75% 81.14% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 1115 873
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 82 69
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 - 2 £400 -
Winchester -14 1 £425 +41.66% 1
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Test Management
2 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) BDD
4 5 (27.78%) Selenium
4 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
4 5 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) ISEB
5 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 4 (22.22%) High Availability
6 3 (16.67%) QA
6 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Linux

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 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
2 5 (27.78%) Selenium
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (11.11%) Appium
4 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 2 (11.11%) RubyMine
4 2 (11.11%) Zephyr
5 1 (5.56%) MSTest
5 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.56%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Test Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Server Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Test Management
3 6 (33.33%) BDD
4 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
4 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) High Availability
5 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) ITSM
6 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Arqiva
3 1 (5.56%) Capita
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy