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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 111 106 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -30
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 11 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.52% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.62% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 14
Median daily rate £325 £300 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +23.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £315 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £103.25 £12.55
% change year-on-year
-61.25% +722.70%
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
1761 1780 1382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.54% 84.84% 81.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1209 1278 949
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 21
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +129.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £10.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £84.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 June 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 -6 5 £325 +8.33% 8
Bradford +12 3 - - 1
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Functional Testing
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) ISEB
4 6 (30.00%) JIRA
4 6 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Selenium
5 5 (25.00%) QA
5 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) System Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Test Management
7 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
8 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Banking
8 2 (10.00%) Retail
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle

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 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) Appium
5 1 (5.00%) Gatling
5 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.00%) JMeter
5 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (5.00%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.00%) VisualVM
5 1 (5.00%) YourKit
5 1 (5.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (10.00%) OAT Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) OAT Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) OAT Tester
3 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.00%) CRM Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) OAT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) REST
1 2 (10.00%) SOAP
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) CMDB
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (20.00%) System Testing
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (15.00%) Test Management
6 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Coaching
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (5.00%) Groovy
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISEB
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.00%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (5.00%) BMC
2 1 (5.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) New Relic