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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 305 342 306
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -36
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 126 81 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.36% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.45% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 51 82
Median daily rate £425 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £44.22 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +365.42%
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
18518 18052 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.94% 80.98% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13545 12688 13115
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +44 23 £425 -20.93% 7
Croydon - 4 £435 - 1
Hayes - 4 £425 -
Ilford - 1 £425 -
Westminster - 1 £800 -
Osterley - 1 £325 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (39.92%) Functional Testing
3 72 (28.46%) Java
4 68 (26.88%) Unix
5 67 (26.48%) SQL
5 67 (26.48%) Finance
6 55 (21.74%) JMeter
7 53 (20.95%) LoadRunner
8 50 (19.76%) Scrum
8 50 (19.76%) Performance Testing
8 50 (19.76%) Cucumber
9 49 (19.37%) JIRA
9 49 (19.37%) Selenium
10 47 (18.58%) Test Strategy
11 46 (18.18%) Git (software)
11 46 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
12 44 (17.39%) Linux
13 43 (17.00%) HP
13 43 (17.00%) Banking
13 43 (17.00%) Test Scripting
14 42 (16.60%) Oracle
15 40 (15.81%) TDD
15 40 (15.81%) QA
16 39 (15.42%) ISTQB
16 39 (15.42%) Subversion
17 38 (15.02%) ISEB
17 38 (15.02%) HTTP
17 38 (15.02%) SOASTA, Inc
18 36 (14.23%) User Acceptance Testing
19 34 (13.44%) BDD

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 16 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.93%) Jetty
2 15 (5.93%) Node.js
2 15 (5.93%) Tomcat
3 14 (5.53%) Apache
4 5 (1.98%) Confluence
5 2 (0.79%) FileNet
6 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (5.14%) MS Office
2 7 (2.77%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.19%) Mingle
3 3 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.79%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.79%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.79%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.40%) HFM
3 1 (0.40%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.40%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.02%) HTTP
2 15 (5.93%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.16%) Firewall
3 8 (3.16%) NAS
3 8 (3.16%) SAN
3 8 (3.16%) VPN
4 5 (1.98%) FTP
4 5 (1.98%) SMTP
5 3 (1.19%) Extranet
5 3 (1.19%) Internet
5 3 (1.19%) Intranet
6 2 (0.79%) 3G
6 2 (0.79%) 4G
6 2 (0.79%) Diameter Protocol
6 2 (0.79%) MVNO
7 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.40%) SSL
7 1 (0.40%) VoIP
7 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.88%) NoSQL
2 24 (9.49%) Apache Cassandra
3 22 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 22 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 17 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (4.74%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.16%) MySQL
7 6 (2.37%) Big Data
8 3 (1.19%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.79%) IDOL
9 2 (0.79%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.40%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 1 (0.40%) Cognos Report Studio
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 55 (21.74%) JMeter
2 53 (20.95%) LoadRunner
3 50 (19.76%) Cucumber
4 49 (19.37%) JIRA
4 49 (19.37%) Selenium
5 46 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 39 (15.42%) Subversion
7 25 (9.88%) JUnit
7 25 (9.88%) Maven
8 24 (9.49%) Mockito
9 22 (8.70%) Jenkins
10 15 (5.93%) Gatling
10 15 (5.93%) Gradle
11 13 (5.14%) WebDriver
12 11 (4.35%) Visual Studio
13 10 (3.95%) Grunt
13 10 (3.95%) gulp
13 10 (3.95%) Toad
14 9 (3.56%) HP UFT
14 9 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 67 (26.48%) Finance
2 43 (17.00%) Banking
3 18 (7.11%) Investment Banking
4 13 (5.14%) Retail
5 12 (4.74%) Front Office
6 9 (3.56%) Games
7 3 (1.19%) Billing
8 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.79%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (23.32%) Tester
2 49 (19.37%) Analyst
3 46 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 39 (15.42%) Developer
5 32 (12.65%) Test Manager
6 26 (10.28%) Java Developer
7 22 (8.70%) Test Leader
8 18 (7.11%) Senior Developer
9 15 (5.93%) Automation Tester
10 12 (4.74%) Performance Analyst
11 11 (4.35%) Agile Developer
11 11 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
11 11 (4.35%) Test Engineer
12 10 (3.95%) Performance Test Analyst
12 10 (3.95%) Performance Tester
12 10 (3.95%) Senior Full Stack Developer
13 9 (3.56%) Programme Manager
13 9 (3.56%) Test Specialist
13 9 (3.56%) Web Analyst
13 9 (3.56%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.28%) AngularJS
1 26 (10.28%) JSON
2 25 (9.88%) Web Services
2 25 (9.88%) XML
3 20 (7.91%) REST
4 19 (7.51%) Dropwizard
4 19 (7.51%) Middleware
5 16 (6.32%) HTML
5 16 (6.32%) Spring
6 15 (5.93%) Guice
6 15 (5.93%) HTML5
7 14 (5.53%) CSS
8 13 (5.14%) CSS3
9 12 (4.74%) .NET
9 12 (4.74%) RESTful
10 11 (4.35%) Apache Flex
11 10 (3.95%) RequireJS
12 9 (3.56%) SOAP
13 6 (2.37%) OpenGL
13 6 (2.37%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (4.74%) User Experience
4 11 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.35%) DTV
4 11 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (3.95%) Equities
5 10 (3.95%) STB
6 9 (3.56%) Device Driver
6 9 (3.56%) Fixed Income
6 9 (3.56%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.16%) IBM XIV
8 6 (2.37%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.37%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.37%) Derivative
9 4 (1.58%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.19%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.19%) IPTV
10 3 (1.19%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.79%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 68 (26.88%) Unix
2 44 (17.39%) Linux
3 26 (10.28%) Windows
4 7 (2.77%) Android
4 7 (2.77%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.77%) Solaris
5 4 (1.58%) AIX
6 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.40%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (39.92%) Functional Testing
3 50 (19.76%) Performance Testing
3 50 (19.76%) Scrum
4 47 (18.58%) Test Strategy
5 43 (17.00%) Test Scripting
6 40 (15.81%) TDD
7 36 (14.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 34 (13.44%) BDD
9 32 (12.65%) Test Automation
10 30 (11.86%) Automated Testing
10 30 (11.86%) Manual Testing
10 30 (11.86%) System Integration Testing
11 27 (10.67%) Multithreading
12 26 (10.28%) Automation Testing
12 26 (10.28%) Pair Programming
12 26 (10.28%) Software Engineering
13 23 (9.09%) SDLC
14 22 (8.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 22 (8.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 72 (28.46%) Java
2 67 (26.48%) SQL
3 34 (13.44%) Python
4 21 (8.30%) JavaScript
4 21 (8.30%) Ruby
5 17 (6.72%) C
6 16 (6.32%) C++
7 15 (5.93%) Groovy
8 6 (2.37%) C#
8 6 (2.37%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.98%) VB
10 4 (1.58%) ActionScript
10 4 (1.58%) ActionScript 2.0
10 4 (1.58%) Perl
11 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.79%) PHP
12 2 (0.79%) VBA
12 2 (0.79%) VBScript
13 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.40%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 39 (15.42%) ISTQB
2 38 (15.02%) ISEB
3 32 (12.65%) Security Cleared
4 20 (7.91%) SC Cleared
5 18 (7.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 15 (5.93%) Degree
7 6 (2.37%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.98%) CISSP
9 4 (1.58%) CISA
9 4 (1.58%) CISM
9 4 (1.58%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.58%) PMP
10 2 (0.79%) CREST Certified
10 2 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.40%) CEPT
11 1 (0.40%) CPTE
11 1 (0.40%) GPEN
11 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.40%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.81%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (7.91%) Docker
2 8 (3.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (2.37%) LXC
4 2 (0.79%) NFS
4 2 (0.79%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 46 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (5.14%) Graphite
3 3 (1.19%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.40%) Control-M
Vendors
1 43 (17.00%) HP
2 42 (16.60%) Oracle
3 38 (15.02%) SOASTA, Inc
4 26 (10.28%) VMware
5 24 (9.49%) IBM
6 22 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 11 (4.35%) Adobe
7 11 (4.35%) Atlassian
7 11 (4.35%) Cognos
8 8 (3.16%) EMC
8 8 (3.16%) NetApp
8 8 (3.16%) Veritas
9 4 (1.58%) SAP
9 4 (1.58%) Sun
10 3 (1.19%) Rally
11 2 (0.79%) Citrix
11 2 (0.79%) OpenText
12 1 (0.40%) Huawei
12 1 (0.40%) Murex
12 1 (0.40%) Northgate
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