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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 410 415 401
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 5 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.060% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.077% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 10
Average daily rate
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£445 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £265 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £468 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
19054 19489 19712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.74% 77.56% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13487 13636 13293
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 230 375
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.93 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -35.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 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
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 - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (42.86%) Test Management
2 6 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Selenium
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
6 2 (14.29%) QUnit
6 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
6 2 (14.29%) GitHub
6 2 (14.29%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
1 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
1 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
1 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
2 2 (14.29%) QUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) MSTest
2 2 (14.29%) JSUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 2 (14.29%) JMeter
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
1 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Performance Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) SAML
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Open Source
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (42.86%) Test Management
2 6 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) High Availability
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) SOASTA, Inc
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Mercator
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle