The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
England / London
Rank 330 275 342
Rank change year-on-year -55 +67  
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 78 145 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.66% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.78% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 105 54
Median daily rate £475 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £565 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £331 £400
% change year-on-year +7.16% -17.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16215 18706 17085
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.12% 85.13% 82.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11668 13514 11991
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 186 240
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Non-Functional Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Non-Functional Testing in London

Non-Functional Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Non-Functional Testing in London

Non-Functional Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Non-Functional Testing in London

Non-Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 22 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
City of London +2 14 £493 +23.12% 6
Croydon +5 1 £400 -4.76%
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 74 (44.05%) Functional Testing
2 72 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (32.14%) Finance
4 47 (27.98%) Java
5 46 (27.38%) QA
5 46 (27.38%) Test Scripting
6 42 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 39 (23.21%) JIRA
7 39 (23.21%) Selenium
8 34 (20.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 34 (20.24%) Test Automation
9 32 (19.05%) Test Strategy
10 31 (18.45%) Banking
11 29 (17.26%) TDD
11 29 (17.26%) JavaScript
11 29 (17.26%) BDD
11 29 (17.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 27 (16.07%) Scrum
13 26 (15.48%) SQL
14 25 (14.88%) Automated Testing
15 24 (14.29%) Software Testing
16 23 (13.69%) Automation Testing
17 22 (13.10%) Jenkins
17 22 (13.10%) Git (software)
18 21 (12.50%) Manual Testing
18 21 (12.50%) Integration Testing
19 20 (11.90%) HTML
20 19 (11.31%) Cucumber
21 18 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (10.71%) Test Management

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 15 (8.93%) Confluence
2 10 (5.95%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.17%) CMS
4 5 (2.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.79%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.19%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.19%) JBoss
8 1 (0.60%) Apache
8 1 (0.60%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.60%) Drupal
8 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (8.93%) MS Office
2 12 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.38%) MS Project
4 3 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.19%) Mingle
6 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.60%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.60%) Endur
2 1 (0.60%) Findur
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.57%) GitHub
2 4 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.79%) G Suite
4 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.19%) Office 365
4 2 (1.19%) PaaS
5 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.60%) IaaS
5 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.98%) HTTP
2 2 (1.19%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.60%) 3G
3 1 (0.60%) 4G
3 1 (0.60%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (0.60%) Firewall
3 1 (0.60%) FTP
3 1 (0.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.95%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.57%) Big Data
3 5 (2.98%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.98%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.98%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.79%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.19%) InfluxDB
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.19%) Sqoop
7 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.60%) GIS
7 1 (0.60%) OLTP
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 39 (23.21%) JIRA
1 39 (23.21%) Selenium
2 22 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 22 (13.10%) Jenkins
3 19 (11.31%) Cucumber
4 17 (10.12%) JUnit
5 15 (8.93%) WebDriver
6 14 (8.33%) TeamCity
7 13 (7.74%) Eclipse
7 13 (7.74%) Maven
7 13 (7.74%) SoapUI
8 11 (6.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (6.55%) JBehave
9 10 (5.95%) FitNesse
9 10 (5.95%) HP UFT
9 10 (5.95%) JMeter
9 10 (5.95%) Robot Framework
10 7 (4.17%) Mockito
10 7 (4.17%) Moq
10 7 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 54 (32.14%) Finance
2 31 (18.45%) Banking
3 14 (8.33%) Retail
4 7 (4.17%) Front Office
5 6 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.57%) Legal
6 5 (2.98%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.38%) Advertising
8 3 (1.79%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.60%) Back Office
10 1 (0.60%) Games
10 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.60%) Marketing
10 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (31.55%) Analyst
2 44 (26.19%) Test Analyst
3 28 (16.67%) Tester
4 24 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 23 (13.69%) Developer
6 13 (7.74%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (5.95%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.95%) QA Analyst
9 9 (5.36%) Agile Test Manager
9 9 (5.36%) Banking Analyst
10 8 (4.76%) Automation Tester
10 8 (4.76%) Test Engineer
11 7 (4.17%) Senior Tester
11 7 (4.17%) Test Leader
12 6 (3.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (3.57%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
12 6 (3.57%) Programme Test Manager
12 6 (3.57%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.90%) HTML
2 17 (10.12%) Node.js
2 17 (10.12%) REST
3 16 (9.52%) RESTful
4 15 (8.93%) CSS
4 15 (8.93%) Web Services
5 12 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 11 (6.55%) Gherkin
6 11 (6.55%) React
6 11 (6.55%) XML
7 10 (5.95%) HTML5
8 9 (5.36%) Spring
9 8 (4.76%) JSON
9 8 (4.76%) SOAP
10 7 (4.17%) .NET
10 7 (4.17%) Hibernate
10 7 (4.17%) Middleware
11 6 (3.57%) D3.js
11 6 (3.57%) Highcharts JS
12 3 (1.79%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (3.57%) User Experience
3 5 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.98%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.38%) Device Driver
4 4 (2.38%) Digital TV
4 4 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.38%) Reinsurance
4 4 (2.38%) STB
4 4 (2.38%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.79%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.19%) Equities
7 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.60%) Derivative
7 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.60%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.60%) PKI
7 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.33%) Linux
2 10 (5.95%) Unix
3 7 (4.17%) Windows
4 3 (1.79%) Android
4 3 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.19%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (44.05%) Functional Testing
2 72 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (27.38%) Test Scripting
4 42 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 34 (20.24%) Test Automation
5 34 (20.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 32 (19.05%) Test Strategy
7 29 (17.26%) BDD
7 29 (17.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 29 (17.26%) TDD
8 27 (16.07%) Scrum
9 25 (14.88%) Automated Testing
10 24 (14.29%) Software Testing
11 23 (13.69%) Automation Testing
12 21 (12.50%) Integration Testing
12 21 (12.50%) Manual Testing
13 18 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (10.71%) Open Source
13 18 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
13 18 (10.71%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.98%) Java
2 29 (17.26%) JavaScript
3 26 (15.48%) SQL
4 17 (10.12%) C#
5 8 (4.76%) Python
5 8 (4.76%) Scala
6 7 (4.17%) C++
7 6 (3.57%) C
8 5 (2.98%) Ruby
8 5 (2.98%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.79%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.19%) Clojure
10 2 (1.19%) Haskell
10 2 (1.19%) Perl
10 2 (1.19%) Rust
10 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.60%) COBOL
11 1 (0.60%) Groovy
11 1 (0.60%) PHP
11 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.12%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.93%) Degree
3 13 (7.74%) ISEB
4 10 (5.95%) ISTQB
4 10 (5.95%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.98%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (27.38%) QA
2 6 (3.57%) PMO
3 4 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.38%) SDET
4 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (1.19%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) XenApp
3 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.79%) Ansible
2 3 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.79%) Puppet
3 2 (1.19%) Ambari
3 2 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.19%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.60%) SCCM
4 1 (0.60%) SCOM
4 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (8.93%) Atlassian
1 15 (8.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.76%) Guidewire
2 8 (4.76%) Oracle
3 4 (2.38%) ServiceNow
4 3 (1.79%) Adobe
4 3 (1.79%) Apple
4 3 (1.79%) Bloomberg
4 3 (1.79%) Google
4 3 (1.79%) HP
4 3 (1.79%) Reuters
4 3 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.79%) Splunk
5 2 (1.19%) Charles River
5 2 (1.19%) Compuware
5 2 (1.19%) Empirix
5 2 (1.19%) IBM
5 2 (1.19%) Informatica
5 2 (1.19%) SAP
5 2 (1.19%) SOASTA, Inc
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