Period
to 26 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow with a requirement for Functional Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Functional Testing over the 6 months to 26 February 2020 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.

Functional Testing
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 39 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -21
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 0.36% 1.08% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.18% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Hounslow median daily rate £588 - £411
10th Percentile £581 - £393
90th Percentile £594 - £510
West London median daily rate £556 £430 £446
% change year-on-year +29.36% -3.59% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - £11.50 -
West London median hourly rate - £11.50 £70.00
% change year-on-year - -83.57% -

Functional Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 248 338 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 89.53% 91.35% 90.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 212 183
Hounslow median daily rate £474 £498 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.77% -0.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £244 £256 £256
90th Percentile £621 £600 £598
West London median daily rate £475 £450 £470
% change year-on-year +5.56% -4.26% +13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 8
Hounslow median hourly rate £17.25 £26.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.29% -20.45% +72.55%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.75 £16.10
90th Percentile £34.87 £115.00 £45.19
West London median hourly rate £33.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -16.25% +14.29% +40.00%

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

Job postings citing Functional Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hounslow.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Hounslow

Functional Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Functional Testing in Hounslow

Functional Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Functional Testing in Hounslow

Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 26 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Osterley - 1 £588 -
Functional Testing
West London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hounslow region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8