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 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 395 400 390
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 13 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.055% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% 0.070% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £441 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.57% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
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
17438 18453 16994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.30% 78.06% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12215 13061 11828
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 April 2015.

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 April 2015. 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 +14 2 £525 +50.00% 1
Bromley - 1 £625 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 14 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Test Management
4 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
4 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 6 (23.08%) Banking
5 6 (23.08%) ISEB
5 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 5 (19.23%) Web Services
6 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
7 4 (15.38%) Legal
7 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) Java
7 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
7 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 3 (11.54%) JMeter
8 3 (11.54%) Load Testing
8 3 (11.54%) QA
8 3 (11.54%) Release Management
8 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
8 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Digital Media

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
2 3 (11.54%) JMeter
3 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) WebLOAD
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Legal
3 3 (11.54%) Publishing
3 3 (11.54%) Retail Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Tester
2 7 (26.92%) Test Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Test Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Integration Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) QA Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
1 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.85%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.85%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Solaris
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Test Management
4 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
4 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 3 (11.54%) Load Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Release Management
7 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (11.54%) CRM
7 3 (11.54%) SOA
7 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.54%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) VB
3 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ISEB
2 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Teradata