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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 130 113 116
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 15 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 3
Median daily rate £340 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £339
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £15.60
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
2605 1907 1942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.48% 76.52% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1540 1136 1014
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 89 130
Median hourly rate £21.75 £30.00 £30.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -2.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Birmingham -7 6 £150 -62.02%
Coventry -14 4 £340 +13.33% 1
Warwickshire -5 2 £463 +68.18% 2
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 22 (84.62%) Functional Testing
2 15 (57.69%) MS Office
3 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 12 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (42.31%) QA
6 9 (34.62%) Selenium
6 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
7 8 (30.77%) System Testing
7 8 (30.77%) WebDriver
7 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
7 8 (30.77%) BDD
7 8 (30.77%) Mobile App
7 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (30.77%) QA Automation
7 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 8 (30.77%) Java
7 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 8 (30.77%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) SQL
8 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
8 7 (26.92%) ISEB
8 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
8 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
9 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
10 5 (19.23%) .NET
11 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
11 4 (15.38%) Web Services

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Office
2 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) 3G
2 1 (3.85%) 4G
2 1 (3.85%) GPRS
2 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Selenium
2 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
2 8 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) JMeter
5 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Tester
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Automation Tester
2 8 (30.77%) QA Automation Tester
2 8 (30.77%) QA Tester
2 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Test Leader
3 4 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle CRM Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Functional Testing
2 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
4 8 (30.77%) BDD
4 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (30.77%) QA Automation
4 8 (30.77%) System Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
6 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 4 (15.38%) Stress Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
8 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
1 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ISEB
2 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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