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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 385 379 392
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 37 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.13% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.17% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 10
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -14.00%
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
18451 18365 18344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.75% 78.93% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13136 13008 12664
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 228 281
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +3 9 £525 +40.00% 2
Bromley - 1 £625 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 16 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.00%) Banking
5 12 (24.00%) LoadRunner
5 12 (24.00%) SQL
6 11 (22.00%) QA
6 11 (22.00%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (22.00%) Test Strategy
7 10 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 10 (20.00%) HP
8 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (16.00%) Oracle
9 8 (16.00%) Web Services
9 8 (16.00%) Java
10 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
10 7 (14.00%) Retail
10 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
10 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
10 7 (14.00%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (12.00%) SDLC
11 6 (12.00%) SoapUI
11 6 (12.00%) JIRA
11 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Test Management
11 6 (12.00%) ISEB
12 5 (10.00%) SOAP
12 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (4.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (12.00%) JIRA
2 6 (12.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.00%) Selenium
4 2 (4.00%) JMeter
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.00%) JProfiler
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 14 (28.00%) Banking
3 7 (14.00%) Retail
4 5 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (6.00%) Publishing
6 2 (4.00%) Legal
7 1 (2.00%) Games
7 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
7 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Test Manager
2 14 (28.00%) Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Test Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Tester
5 6 (12.00%) Test Leader
6 4 (8.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Non-Functional Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Performance Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Tester
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Tester
8 2 (4.00%) Integration Tester
8 2 (4.00%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Test Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Test Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Test Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) Web Services
2 5 (10.00%) SOAP
3 4 (8.00%) .NET
3 4 (8.00%) XML
3 4 (8.00%) Middleware
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Fixed Income
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.00%) Equities
2 3 (6.00%) Derivative
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.00%) iSeries
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.00%) Economics
4 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Solaris
1 3 (6.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (30.00%) Performance Testing
2 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) Test Strategy
4 10 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
6 7 (14.00%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.00%) SDLC
7 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Test Management
8 5 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
8 5 (10.00%) Test Planning
9 4 (8.00%) Resilience Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.00%) Load Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) VB
4 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) ISEB
3 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) PMP
5 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (8.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) HP
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Splunk
5 1 (2.00%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (2.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Murex
5 1 (2.00%) Calypso
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) Remedy
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Teradata
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