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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 96 89 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 7 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.66% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.77% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 15
Median daily rate £325 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £305 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £385 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £44.22 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +365.42%
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
1322 1162 1018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.63% 85.50% 83.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 836 717
Median daily rate £425 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 18
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.06 £13.60 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) JIRA
3 16 (61.54%) QA
4 14 (53.85%) Functional Testing
5 13 (50.00%) Selenium
5 13 (50.00%) Cucumber
6 12 (46.15%) Ruby
6 12 (46.15%) Java
6 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 12 (46.15%) Python
7 11 (42.31%) JMeter
8 10 (38.46%) LoadRunner
9 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
10 7 (26.92%) Confluence
10 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
10 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
10 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
10 7 (26.92%) .NET
10 7 (26.92%) Perl
10 7 (26.92%) C
10 7 (26.92%) C#
11 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (23.08%) Scrum
11 6 (23.08%) HP UFT
11 6 (23.08%) Windows
11 6 (23.08%) Linux
11 6 (23.08%) Mac OS X
11 6 (23.08%) HP
11 6 (23.08%) SNMP
11 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring

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 7 (26.92%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) LiveCycle
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) SNMP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) JIRA
2 13 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 13 (50.00%) Selenium
3 11 (42.31%) JMeter
4 10 (38.46%) LoadRunner
5 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
5 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
6 6 (23.08%) HP UFT
7 5 (19.23%) Gatling
7 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
7 5 (19.23%) Maven
7 5 (19.23%) SilkPerformer
7 5 (19.23%) The Grinder
7 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
7 5 (19.23%) VisualVM
7 5 (19.23%) WebDriver
7 5 (19.23%) YourKit
8 1 (3.85%) Appium
8 1 (3.85%) Burp Suite
8 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
1 12 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) QA Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) QA Test Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Test Leader
3 6 (23.08%) Tester
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Test Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Test Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) QA Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) QA Test Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Tester
5 2 (7.69%) OAT Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) OAT Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) OAT Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
2 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
2 5 (19.23%) Spring
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
1 6 (23.08%) Mac OS X
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Functional Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
7 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Test Management
9 1 (3.85%) DevOps
9 1 (3.85%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Java
1 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 12 (46.15%) Python
1 12 (46.15%) Ruby
2 7 (26.92%) C
2 7 (26.92%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) Perl
2 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
3 5 (19.23%) CoffeeScript
3 5 (19.23%) Scala
3 5 (19.23%) VBA
3 5 (19.23%) VBScript
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 3 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (61.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) HP
2 5 (19.23%) AppDynamics
2 5 (19.23%) Dynatrace
2 5 (19.23%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) New Relic
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
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