The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 117 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.042% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.056% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£369 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -14.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1761 1779 1171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.15% 74.91% 67.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1094 936 582
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 138 53
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.55 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.48% +0.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Non-Functional Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the West Midlands region.

Non-Functional Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Non-Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) Scala
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) HP