The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 383 407 381
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 20 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.042% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.054% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 4
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£425 £550 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £525 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £585 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £395 £418
% change year-on-year
-13.92% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17625 18479 15938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.45% 77.65% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12904 12836 10936
Average daily rate £450 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 232 316
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.63 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -5.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in London

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Non-Functional Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Non-Functional Testing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Non-Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
City of London +6 5 £350 -36.36% 1
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) Test Strategy
2 8 (30.77%) Test Management
2 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) LoadRunner
3 7 (26.92%) JMeter
3 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
3 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (26.92%) Functional Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 6 (23.08%) Banking
4 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) Security Testing
5 5 (19.23%) System Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Finance
6 4 (15.38%) QA
7 3 (11.54%) Load Testing
7 3 (11.54%) WCF
7 3 (11.54%) JIRA
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) Legal
7 3 (11.54%) ISEB
7 3 (11.54%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) SOAP
7 3 (11.54%) Web Services
7 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) LoadRunner
1 7 (26.92%) JMeter
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.69%) WebLOAD
3 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) IntelliJ
3 2 (7.69%) Bugzilla
3 2 (7.69%) NUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Legal
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Test Manager
2 8 (30.77%) Tester
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Test Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Performance Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Test Programme Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) QA Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) SOAP
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
1 3 (11.54%) WCF
1 3 (11.54%) REST
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Open Source
1 2 (7.69%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) Test Strategy
2 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) Test Management
3 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Functional Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 5 (19.23%) Security Testing
5 5 (19.23%) System Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) Load Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) VMware
1 2 (7.69%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) HP
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