The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 94 111 107
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4  
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 21 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.13% 0.64% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.81% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 10
Median daily rate £400 £313 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -24.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £274 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £403 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £398
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £44.22
% change year-on-year - -1.61%  

Non-Functional Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1486 1738 1760
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.81% 79.76% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 1169 1010
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 68 88
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Non-Functional Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Hampshire

Non-Functional Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Non-Functional Testing in Hampshire

Non-Functional Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Non-Functional Testing in Hampshire

Non-Functional Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Non-Functional Testing in Hampshire

Non-Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Andover - 5 £400 - 1
Winchester +6 3 £463 +32.14%
Basingstoke - 3 £314 -
Havant - 2 £375 -
Southampton +4 1 £400 +26.98% 2
Fareham - 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
3 13 (56.52%) Oracle
4 10 (43.48%) ISEB
4 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
5 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (39.13%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) HP UFT
5 9 (39.13%) Migration
6 8 (34.78%) VMware
6 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
8 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
8 6 (26.09%) Test Management
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (26.09%) F#
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle OWB
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (26.09%) HP
8 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
8 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (26.09%) ETL
8 6 (26.09%) Toad
8 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.35%) GemFire
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Force.com
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) PuTTY
1 6 (26.09%) WinSCP
2 1 (4.35%) AMQP
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.35%) HBase
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) HP UFT
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
2 6 (26.09%) Toad
3 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
3 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium
4 3 (13.04%) SilkTest
5 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.70%) JIRA
6 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
6 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.35%) Gradle
6 1 (4.35%) JUnit
6 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
6 1 (4.35%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Test Manager
4 2 (8.70%) DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Unix Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) Kafka
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) HACMP
1 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (4.35%) Smart Meter
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Unix
4 2 (8.70%) AIX
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Migration
3 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
5 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (26.09%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (26.09%) ETL
5 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Service Management
5 6 (26.09%) Test Management
6 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Patch Management
7 4 (17.39%) Validation
8 3 (13.04%) DevOps
8 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.04%) Service Design
8 3 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) F#
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.35%) Korn
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
3 10 (43.48%) ISEB
4 5 (21.74%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cobbler
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) Remedy
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Arqiva
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.35%) Splunk
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