Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 6 months to 9 December 2018 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.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 39 31
Rank change year-on-year -6 -8 +2
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 0.72% 2.79% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 3.13% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Hounslow median daily rate £515 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +23.53% -1.45%
10th Percentile £508 £425 £413
90th Percentile £523 £538 £438
West London median daily rate £515 £525 £400
% change year-on-year -1.90% +31.27% -14.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - - -

Non-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 383 288 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 92.07% 89.16% 87.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 184 147
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +1.19%
10th Percentile £251 £305 £227
90th Percentile £622 £597 £561
West London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 13
Hounslow median hourly rate £30.50 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.31% +4.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.30 £12.00 £8.60
90th Percentile £115.00 £105.88 £68.76
West London median hourly rate £42.50 £25.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year +65.05% +19.77% -2.27%

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Hounslow

Non-Functional Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Non-Functional Testing in Hounslow

Non-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 Non-Functional Testing within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. 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
Isleworth +13 2 £515 -1.90% 1
Osterley +2 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
West London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Non-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 Non-Functional Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) Gatling
2 2 (66.67%) NeoLoad
3 1 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) API Design
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Non-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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Gatling
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) NeoLoad
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Measurement
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 1 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc