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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 113 117 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 10 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.47% 0.096% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.13% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate
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£300 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.32% -3.21%
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
1715 1544 1363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.92% 73.84% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1059 916 819
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 75 82
Average hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 9 (52.94%) Test Strategy
2 8 (47.06%) Test Planning
2 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Migration
2 8 (47.06%) Knowledge Management
3 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
5 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
6 2 (11.76%) ISEB
6 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
6 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
6 2 (11.76%) SAP FI
6 2 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) VB
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP FI
1 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
1 2 (11.76%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Military
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Test Leader
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Manager
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (5.88%) QA Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Test Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Test Strategy
2 8 (47.06%) Test Planning
2 8 (47.06%) Migration
2 8 (47.06%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.76%) Test Management
6 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) High Availability
7 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft