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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 112 114 95
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 8 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.43% 0.62% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.74% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 5
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £328 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £357 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £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
1564 1890 1308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.40% 83.15% 79.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 1307 802
Median daily rate £420 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 28
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.66 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -1 5 £450 +33.33% 2
Bradford +16 3 £300 -14.28%
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 11 (57.89%) SQL
1 11 (57.89%) Functional Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) SDLC
3 7 (36.84%) System Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Selenium
4 6 (31.58%) SoapUI
4 6 (31.58%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 5 (26.32%) QA
5 5 (26.32%) Web Testing
5 5 (26.32%) JIRA
5 5 (26.32%) ISEB
5 5 (26.32%) Unix
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
7 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
7 3 (15.79%) Groovy
7 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Spring
7 3 (15.79%) Maven
7 3 (15.79%) Ruby
7 3 (15.79%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
7 3 (15.79%) JMeter

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 (5.26%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Selenium
1 6 (31.58%) SoapUI
2 5 (26.32%) JIRA
3 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
4 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.79%) JMeter
4 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
4 3 (15.79%) Maven
4 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
5 2 (10.53%) Subversion
6 1 (5.26%) Gatling
6 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.26%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (5.26%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (5.26%) VisualVM
6 1 (5.26%) YourKit
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Test Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Spring
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) NHS
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Functional Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) SDLC
3 7 (36.84%) System Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 5 (26.32%) Web Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.53%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Test Management
8 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
8 2 (10.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Groovy
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.26%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
2 1 (5.26%) BMC
2 1 (5.26%) Dynatrace
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) New Relic