The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 103 101 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -30
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 7 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.48% 0.50% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.58% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £325 £275 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £295 £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £349 £323
% change year-on-year
+0.43% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £15.60
Non-Functional Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1275 1372 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 87.99% 85.54% 83.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 1010 595
Median daily rate £425 £360 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 14
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £9.38 £8.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £175.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) QA
3 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) ISEB
4 5 (41.67%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Spring
7 2 (16.67%) Maven
7 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Test Automation

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) LiveCycle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) Appium
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) CMDB
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (8.33%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) BMC
1 1 (8.33%) HP