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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
England / London
Rank 302 296 341
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +45
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 95 125 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.69% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 93 59
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £335 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £70.00

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
16467 18222 17587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.00% 84.99% 82.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11922 13052 12521
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 219 209
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £53.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +5 18 £459 +7.94% 5
Osterley 0 1 £450 -5.26%
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 89 (47.34%) Functional Testing
2 85 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (33.51%) Finance
4 61 (32.45%) Java
5 49 (26.06%) QA
6 45 (23.94%) Test Scripting
7 44 (23.40%) Test Automation
8 43 (22.87%) JIRA
9 42 (22.34%) Selenium
10 41 (21.81%) Regression Testing
11 38 (20.21%) Banking
12 34 (18.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 33 (17.55%) TDD
14 31 (16.49%) SQL
14 31 (16.49%) Scrum
14 31 (16.49%) BDD
15 30 (15.96%) JavaScript
16 28 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
17 27 (14.36%) Software Testing
18 26 (13.83%) Automated Testing
18 26 (13.83%) Test Strategy
19 24 (12.77%) Git (software)
20 23 (12.23%) Integration Testing
20 23 (12.23%) Jenkins
21 21 (11.17%) Linux
21 21 (11.17%) Automation Testing
21 21 (11.17%) Manual Testing
22 20 (10.64%) REST
22 20 (10.64%) Cucumber
22 20 (10.64%) Open Source

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 (8.51%) Confluence
2 10 (5.32%) CMS
2 10 (5.32%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.19%) Apache
3 6 (3.19%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (2.13%) Drupal
6 3 (1.60%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.06%) JBoss
8 1 (0.53%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (7.45%) MS Office
2 12 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.13%) MS Project
4 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.06%) Mingle
6 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) CA PPM
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) Endur
1 1 (0.53%) Findur
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.53%) RMDS
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.66%) GitHub
2 5 (2.66%) PaaS
3 4 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.60%) G Suite
4 3 (1.60%) IaaS
4 3 (1.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.53%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.66%) HTTP
2 2 (1.06%) 3G
2 2 (1.06%) 4G
2 2 (1.06%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (1.06%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.06%) MVNO
3 1 (0.53%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) FTP
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.26%) Relational Database
2 7 (3.72%) Big Data
2 7 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.72%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.60%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.60%) InfluxDB
5 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.06%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.06%) Sqoop
6 1 (0.53%) GIS
6 1 (0.53%) MySQL
6 1 (0.53%) OLTP
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (22.87%) JIRA
2 42 (22.34%) Selenium
3 24 (12.77%) Git (software)
4 23 (12.23%) Jenkins
5 20 (10.64%) Cucumber
6 19 (10.11%) SoapUI
7 18 (9.57%) JUnit
8 17 (9.04%) WebDriver
9 16 (8.51%) Maven
10 13 (6.91%) Eclipse
11 12 (6.38%) HP UFT
11 12 (6.38%) JBehave
12 11 (5.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (5.85%) JMeter
12 11 (5.85%) TeamCity
13 10 (5.32%) FitNesse
13 10 (5.32%) Robot Framework
14 7 (3.72%) Mockito
14 7 (3.72%) Moq
15 6 (3.19%) Subversion
General
1 63 (33.51%) Finance
2 38 (20.21%) Banking
3 14 (7.45%) Investment Banking
4 13 (6.91%) Retail
5 6 (3.19%) Front Office
5 6 (3.19%) Legal
6 4 (2.13%) Advertising
6 4 (2.13%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.06%) Games
8 2 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.53%) Back Office
9 1 (0.53%) Billing
9 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (29.79%) Analyst
2 43 (22.87%) Test Analyst
3 33 (17.55%) Developer
4 30 (15.96%) Tester
5 22 (11.70%) Test Manager
6 16 (8.51%) Java Developer
7 13 (6.91%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (6.38%) QA Analyst
8 12 (6.38%) Senior Test Analyst
8 12 (6.38%) Test Engineer
9 9 (4.79%) Agile Test Manager
9 9 (4.79%) Banking Analyst
10 8 (4.26%) Senior Tester
11 7 (3.72%) Automation Tester
11 7 (3.72%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (3.72%) Test Leader
12 6 (3.19%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
12 6 (3.19%) Programme Test Manager
12 6 (3.19%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.64%) REST
1 20 (10.64%) Web Services
2 19 (10.11%) HTML
3 18 (9.57%) Node.js
4 17 (9.04%) RESTful
5 14 (7.45%) .NET
5 14 (7.45%) CSS
6 13 (6.91%) Gherkin
7 12 (6.38%) AngularJS
7 12 (6.38%) HTML5
7 12 (6.38%) SOAP
7 12 (6.38%) XML
8 10 (5.32%) JSON
8 10 (5.32%) Spring
9 9 (4.79%) React
10 7 (3.72%) D3.js
10 7 (3.72%) Hibernate
10 7 (3.72%) Highcharts JS
10 7 (3.72%) Middleware
11 6 (3.19%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.32%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.72%) User Experience
3 6 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.66%) Equities
4 5 (2.66%) Reinsurance
5 4 (2.13%) Device Driver
5 4 (2.13%) Digital TV
5 4 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.13%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.13%) STB
5 4 (2.13%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.60%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.06%) Derivative
7 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.53%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.53%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.17%) Linux
2 17 (9.04%) Windows
3 9 (4.79%) Unix
4 8 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.13%) Android
5 4 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.53%) Solaris
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (47.34%) Functional Testing
2 85 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (23.94%) Test Scripting
4 44 (23.40%) Test Automation
5 41 (21.81%) Regression Testing
6 34 (18.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 33 (17.55%) TDD
8 31 (16.49%) BDD
8 31 (16.49%) Scrum
9 28 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
10 27 (14.36%) Software Testing
11 26 (13.83%) Automated Testing
11 26 (13.83%) Test Strategy
12 23 (12.23%) Integration Testing
13 21 (11.17%) Automation Testing
13 21 (11.17%) Manual Testing
14 20 (10.64%) Exploratory Testing
14 20 (10.64%) Open Source
15 19 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (10.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 61 (32.45%) Java
2 31 (16.49%) SQL
3 30 (15.96%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.64%) C#
5 15 (7.98%) Scala
6 10 (5.32%) Python
7 9 (4.79%) Clojure
8 7 (3.72%) C++
9 6 (3.19%) C
10 5 (2.66%) PHP
11 3 (1.60%) Groovy
11 3 (1.60%) Haskell
11 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.60%) Ruby
11 3 (1.60%) Rust
12 2 (1.06%) Perl
12 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.53%) COBOL
13 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (9.04%) ISEB
2 15 (7.98%) Degree
2 15 (7.98%) ISTQB
3 14 (7.45%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.66%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.60%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (26.06%) QA
2 6 (3.19%) SDET
3 4 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (7.45%) Docker
2 2 (1.06%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Gluster
3 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.53%) XenApp
3 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (4.79%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.19%) Ansible
2 6 (3.19%) Puppet
3 5 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.06%) Ambari
4 2 (1.06%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (1.06%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (1.06%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.06%) SCCM
5 1 (0.53%) OpenView
5 1 (0.53%) SCOM
5 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (9.04%) Atlassian
1 17 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.79%) IBM
3 8 (4.26%) Guidewire
3 8 (4.26%) Oracle
4 6 (3.19%) HP
5 5 (2.66%) Google
5 5 (2.66%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.13%) Huawei
6 4 (2.13%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.60%) Adobe
7 3 (1.60%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.60%) Reuters
7 3 (1.60%) Splunk
8 2 (1.06%) Apple
8 2 (1.06%) Charles River
8 2 (1.06%) Empirix
8 2 (1.06%) Informatica
8 2 (1.06%) SAP
8 2 (1.06%) VMware
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