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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 352 290 321
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +31
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 84 137 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.61% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.73% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 111 75
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £32.50
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
18121 18873 19441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.86% 83.49% 80.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13026 13477 14336
Median daily rate £476 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 233 252
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 9 £463 +10.44% 1
Osterley +2 1 £425 +1.19%
Croydon -21 1 £463 +25.85%
Feltham - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 London region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 115 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (41.79%) Java
3 83 (41.29%) Functional Testing
4 62 (30.85%) JIRA
5 59 (29.35%) Finance
6 54 (26.87%) Selenium
7 52 (25.87%) QA
8 46 (22.89%) Test Automation
9 44 (21.89%) SQL
10 40 (19.90%) Scrum
11 36 (17.91%) JMeter
11 36 (17.91%) Test Scripting
12 35 (17.41%) Banking
13 34 (16.92%) TDD
13 34 (16.92%) Automated Testing
13 34 (16.92%) BDD
14 30 (14.93%) Jenkins
15 29 (14.43%) Automation Testing
16 28 (13.93%) Performance Testing
16 28 (13.93%) Linux
17 27 (13.43%) Git (software)
17 27 (13.43%) Cucumber
18 26 (12.94%) ISEB
18 26 (12.94%) Regression Testing
19 25 (12.44%) Web Services
19 25 (12.44%) SoapUI
19 25 (12.44%) ISTQB
20 24 (11.94%) Windows
20 24 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
21 23 (11.44%) JavaScript

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (5.47%) Tomcat
2 10 (4.98%) Apache
2 10 (4.98%) Confluence
3 9 (4.48%) CMS
4 5 (2.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (2.49%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.49%) Drupal
5 4 (1.99%) SAS
6 3 (1.49%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.50%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.50%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (5.97%) MS Office
2 8 (3.98%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.99%) MS Project
4 5 (2.49%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.00%) Mingle
6 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.50%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.50%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (2.99%) PaaS
4 5 (2.49%) Basecamp
4 5 (2.49%) G Suite
4 5 (2.49%) GitHub
4 5 (2.49%) IaaS
4 5 (2.49%) Office 365
5 2 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.00%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.00%) Trello
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.50%) SaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.97%) HTTP
2 6 (2.99%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.00%) 3G
3 2 (1.00%) 4G
3 2 (1.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (1.00%) Internet
3 2 (1.00%) MVNO
4 1 (0.50%) CDMA
4 1 (0.50%) DNS
4 1 (0.50%) GSM
4 1 (0.50%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.50%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.50%) SCCP
4 1 (0.50%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (0.50%) snoop
4 1 (0.50%) SS7
4 1 (0.50%) SSH
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.47%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (4.98%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.98%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.48%) Big Data
5 6 (2.99%) MySQL
6 4 (1.99%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.49%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.49%) InfluxDB
8 2 (1.00%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.00%) Cognos Query Studio
8 2 (1.00%) Impala
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (1.00%) QlikView
8 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.00%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.50%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 62 (30.85%) JIRA
2 54 (26.87%) Selenium
3 36 (17.91%) JMeter
4 30 (14.93%) Jenkins
5 27 (13.43%) Cucumber
5 27 (13.43%) Git (software)
6 25 (12.44%) SoapUI
7 22 (10.95%) WebDriver
8 21 (10.45%) JUnit
9 18 (8.96%) Maven
10 15 (7.46%) HP UFT
10 15 (7.46%) LoadRunner
11 7 (3.48%) FitNesse
11 7 (3.48%) SonarQube
11 7 (3.48%) Subversion
12 6 (2.99%) TeamCity
13 5 (2.49%) Ant
13 5 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (2.49%) JBehave
13 5 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (29.35%) Finance
2 35 (17.41%) Banking
3 14 (6.97%) Investment Banking
4 13 (6.47%) Retail
5 8 (3.98%) Front Office
6 7 (3.48%) Games
7 5 (2.49%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.49%) Billing
8 3 (1.49%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.00%) Back Office
9 2 (1.00%) Legal
9 2 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (24.38%) Analyst
2 44 (21.89%) Tester
3 33 (16.42%) Developer
4 32 (15.92%) Test Analyst
5 20 (9.95%) Test Manager
6 15 (7.46%) Automation Tester
6 15 (7.46%) Java Developer
6 15 (7.46%) Test Engineer
7 10 (4.98%) QA Analyst
8 9 (4.48%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.48%) QA Tester
8 9 (4.48%) Test Leader
9 8 (3.98%) Agile Tester
9 8 (3.98%) Consultant
9 8 (3.98%) Performance Tester
9 8 (3.98%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.48%) Senior Test Analyst
10 7 (3.48%) Senior Tester
11 6 (2.99%) Financial Analyst
11 6 (2.99%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.44%) Web Services
2 23 (11.44%) REST
3 20 (9.95%) RESTful
4 15 (7.46%) HTML
4 15 (7.46%) XML
5 14 (6.97%) .NET
6 13 (6.47%) JSON
7 12 (5.97%) SAML
7 12 (5.97%) Spring
8 11 (5.47%) OAuth
8 11 (5.47%) SOAP
9 10 (4.98%) Gherkin
10 9 (4.48%) AngularJS
10 9 (4.48%) HTML5
10 9 (4.48%) Kafka
10 9 (4.48%) Node.js
11 8 (3.98%) CSS
12 5 (2.49%) Drools
12 5 (2.49%) Middleware
12 5 (2.49%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.98%) User Experience
3 9 (4.48%) Equities
4 6 (2.99%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.49%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.99%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.99%) FMCG
7 3 (1.49%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.49%) Digital TV
7 3 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.49%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.49%) STB
8 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.00%) Fintech
8 2 (1.00%) iPad
8 2 (1.00%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.00%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.93%) Linux
2 24 (11.94%) Windows
3 22 (10.95%) Unix
4 15 (7.46%) Windows Server
5 11 (5.47%) Android
6 10 (4.98%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.50%) AIX
8 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.50%) Solaris
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (41.29%) Functional Testing
3 46 (22.89%) Test Automation
4 40 (19.90%) Scrum
5 36 (17.91%) Test Scripting
6 34 (16.92%) Automated Testing
6 34 (16.92%) BDD
6 34 (16.92%) TDD
7 29 (14.43%) Automation Testing
8 28 (13.93%) Performance Testing
9 26 (12.94%) Regression Testing
10 24 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
11 23 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (11.44%) Manual Testing
12 22 (10.95%) Software Testing
13 19 (9.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (8.46%) Test Planning
14 17 (8.46%) Test Strategy
15 16 (7.96%) Defect Management
16 15 (7.46%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 84 (41.79%) Java
2 44 (21.89%) SQL
3 23 (11.44%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.46%) Python
5 12 (5.97%) C#
5 12 (5.97%) Clojure
5 12 (5.97%) Scala
6 9 (4.48%) C++
7 8 (3.98%) PHP
8 7 (3.48%) C
9 5 (2.49%) Groovy
9 5 (2.49%) Ruby
10 3 (1.49%) Haskell
10 3 (1.49%) Rust
10 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) Go
11 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.50%) R
11 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (12.94%) ISEB
2 25 (12.44%) ISTQB
3 11 (5.47%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.48%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.98%) Degree
6 4 (1.99%) CEH
6 4 (1.99%) CEPT
6 4 (1.99%) CISSP
6 4 (1.99%) CREST Certified
7 3 (1.49%) CPTE
7 3 (1.49%) GPEN
7 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (25.87%) QA
2 9 (4.48%) SDET
3 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.50%) HL7
4 1 (0.50%) SEPA
System Software
1 17 (8.46%) Docker
2 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.00%) HDFS
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.50%) Gluster
4 1 (0.50%) Postfix
4 1 (0.50%) Squid
4 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.50%) XenApp
4 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (11.44%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (4.48%) Ansible
2 9 (4.48%) Puppet
3 5 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (1.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.00%) SCCM
4 2 (1.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.00%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.50%) Control-M
5 1 (0.50%) Kibana
5 1 (0.50%) logstash
5 1 (0.50%) OpenView
5 1 (0.50%) Rancher
5 1 (0.50%) SCOM
5 1 (0.50%) Terraform
5 1 (0.50%) yum
Vendors
1 19 (9.45%) HP
2 15 (7.46%) Atlassian
3 13 (6.47%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.97%) IBM
5 9 (4.48%) Oracle
6 8 (3.98%) Google
7 7 (3.48%) MuleSoft
8 6 (2.99%) VMware
9 4 (1.99%) Huawei
9 4 (1.99%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.49%) Adobe
10 3 (1.49%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.49%) Citrix
10 3 (1.49%) Guidewire
10 3 (1.49%) hybris
10 3 (1.49%) Reuters
10 3 (1.49%) SOASTA, Inc
11 2 (1.00%) Cognos
11 2 (1.00%) Compuware
11 2 (1.00%) Empirix
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