Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 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 20 October 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.

Functional Testing
Wiltshire > Salisbury
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 2.16% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Salisbury median daily rate £379 - -
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £350 -
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salisbury median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Salisbury with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Salisbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 125 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 89.93% 96.55% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 21 23
Salisbury median daily rate £495 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.43% -6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £363 £105 £303
90th Percentile £575 £525 £533
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £380
% change year-on-year +7.14% +10.53% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Salisbury median hourly rate £21.00 - £11.72
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +25.00%

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Salisbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Salisbury

Functional Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Functional Testing in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 Salisbury region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Military
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Process
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) OpenUP
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salisbury 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
General
1 2 (66.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) OpenUP
3 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Process
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB