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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 411 422 391
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 3 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.036% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.047% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £498 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
18761 19158 19398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.11% 76.59% 74.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13057 13421 13065
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 230 359
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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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Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Test Management
2 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
3 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
3 4 (30.77%) ISEB
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow
4 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Selenium
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) NUnit
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) PaaS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
1 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow
1 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) NUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) QUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
2 2 (15.38%) MSTest
2 2 (15.38%) JSUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Performance Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) SAML
2 2 (15.38%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Test Management
2 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 2 (15.38%) Web Testing
5 2 (15.38%) System Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SOASTA, Inc
1 1 (7.69%) Mercator
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) VMware