The first table below looks at the demand for the Non-Functional Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non Functional Tester
Rank 237 - 253
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Non-Functional Tester 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% - 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% - 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £270
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £51.50 -
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8571 7742 9835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.79% 92.25% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4746 3879 4425
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 606 704
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Non-Functional Tester
England

Non-Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Non-Functional Tester in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Non-Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Non-Functional Tester
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Non-Functional Tester across the South East region.

Non-Functional Tester Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Non-Functional Tester
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Non-Functional Tester in their job title 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 with Non-Functional Tester in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Non-Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Non-Functional Tester in their job title 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 with Non-Functional Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP