The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe - - 6.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +26.76%
Functional Testing
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 52 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 77.42% 85.25% 53.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 27
Median daily rate £400 £388 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +47.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £215 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £11.48 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.72% -45.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £9.45 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.50 £35.55 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of contract jobs across the High Wycombe region citing Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Testing across the High Wycombe region.

Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Functional Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Functional Testing Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Functional Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Retail

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA