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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 87 98 97
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 8 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.53% 1.00% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.19% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 3
Median daily rate £300 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £700 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £32.50
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
1271 1856 1424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.45% 84.75% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1235 938
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 51 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.67 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £45.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +5 7 £288 -14.81% 5
Bradford +17 1 £300 -
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 6 (42.86%) Selenium
4 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
6 4 (28.57%) QA
6 4 (28.57%) JIRA
7 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 3 (21.43%) System Testing
7 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (14.29%) Robot Framework
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 2 (14.29%) Office 365
8 2 (14.29%) User Stories
8 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Test Planning

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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
3 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
4 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 2 (14.29%) FitNesse
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) JMeter
4 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
4 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 2 (14.29%) Robot Framework
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) System Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Groovy
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) XPath
3 2 (14.29%) XQuery
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft