The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 57 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 2 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.36% 1.75% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 2.17% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 3
Median daily rate £275 £339 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.81% +11.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £103.25 £12.55
% change year-on-year
-61.25% +722.70%
Non-Functional Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
431 690 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.69% 80.33% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 479 426
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.64% -38.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £12.35 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £21.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Non-Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
South Wales +1 2 £275 -16.98% 1
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Test Scripting
3 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 15 (50.00%) Selenium
4 13 (43.33%) Java
4 13 (43.33%) .NET
5 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (40.00%) JMeter
6 11 (36.67%) ISEB
6 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
7 10 (33.33%) WebDriver
7 10 (33.33%) BDD
7 10 (33.33%) XML
7 10 (33.33%) HTML
7 10 (33.33%) TDD
8 9 (30.00%) Scrum
8 9 (30.00%) Project Management
9 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
9 8 (26.67%) Test-First Development
9 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
9 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
9 8 (26.67%) SpecFlow
9 8 (26.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 7 (23.33%) SDLC
10 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
10 7 (23.33%) Kanban
10 7 (23.33%) Software Testing

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 4 (13.33%) JBoss
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) CMS
3 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (23.33%) MS Project
1 7 (23.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LAN
1 5 (16.67%) SAN
1 5 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Selenium
2 12 (40.00%) JMeter
2 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
4 8 (26.67%) SpecFlow
5 5 (16.67%) JIRA
6 4 (13.33%) Burp Suite
6 4 (13.33%) DbUnit
6 4 (13.33%) JUnit
6 4 (13.33%) Spock
7 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
7 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
7 2 (6.67%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Analyst
1 21 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Tester
3 7 (23.33%) Lead Test Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Test Data Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Data Centre Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (16.67%) SOAP
4 4 (13.33%) jQuery
4 4 (13.33%) JSTS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 5 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Test Scripting
3 15 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 10 (33.33%) BDD
4 10 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (30.00%) Project Management
5 9 (30.00%) Scrum
6 8 (26.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Test-First Development
7 7 (23.33%) Kanban
7 7 (23.33%) SDLC
7 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (23.33%) Test Management
8 5 (16.67%) Migration
8 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 5 (16.67%) V-Model
8 5 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) C
4 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) ISEB
2 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
4 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) HL7
2 4 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (6.67%) Alterian
2 2 (6.67%) CA
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix
2 2 (6.67%) PlateSpin
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
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