The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 114 119 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -36
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 8 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.36% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.43% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Median daily rate £350 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £344 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £368 £440
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
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1701 1859 1343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.65% 82.51% 79.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1325 853
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.30 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% +5.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
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 West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Leeds +3 5 £350 -3.11% 6
Bradford +5 2 - -
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 12 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) QA
4 7 (33.33%) Selenium
5 6 (28.57%) JIRA
5 6 (28.57%) System Testing
5 6 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 6 (28.57%) SDLC
6 5 (23.81%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
6 5 (23.81%) ISEB
7 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 4 (19.05%) Web Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
7 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
8 3 (14.29%) Test Management
8 3 (14.29%) Groovy
8 3 (14.29%) Degree
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) Spring
8 3 (14.29%) Maven
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (14.29%) Unix
9 2 (9.52%) XML
9 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.52%) HTML
9 2 (9.52%) Oracle
9 2 (9.52%) Software Testing

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Selenium
2 6 (28.57%) JIRA
2 6 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
4 3 (14.29%) Maven
5 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.76%) Appium
6 1 (4.76%) Gatling
6 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.76%) JMeter
6 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
6 1 (4.76%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (4.76%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.76%) VisualVM
6 1 (4.76%) YourKit
6 1 (4.76%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Test Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Test Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Test Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) CRM Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) CMDB
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) NHS
1 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) SDLC
3 6 (28.57%) System Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (19.05%) Web Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Test Management
7 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.52%) BDD
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Groovy
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.76%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) AppDynamics
2 1 (4.76%) BMC
2 1 (4.76%) Dynatrace
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) New Relic