The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 397 402 405
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 2 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.041% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.054% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.87% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18130 18561 19511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.89% 76.53% 73.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12666 12903 12947
Average daily rate £445 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 256 371
Average hourly rate £20.16 £27.50 £27.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.69% -1.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.70 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Non-Functional Testing
England

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
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 28 July 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Test Management
2 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (33.33%) ISEB
4 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) Demand Management
6 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
7 2 (13.33%) QUnit
7 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
7 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (13.33%) REST
7 2 (13.33%) PaaS

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (13.33%) NUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) JSUnit
1 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
1 2 (13.33%) MSTest
1 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
1 2 (13.33%) QUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) SAML
1 2 (13.33%) JSON
1 2 (13.33%) REST
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) GIS
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) IPTV
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
1 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Test Management
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Demand Management
6 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
7 2 (13.33%) System Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (6.67%) Mercator