Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 19 January 2019 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 83 84
Rank change year-on-year -20 +1 -5
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 1 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.094% 0.71% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.77% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 5
West Sussex median daily rate - £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +65.00% -31.03%
South East median daily rate £490 £415 £396
% change year-on-year +18.07% +4.73% +19.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £57.50 - £46.00

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 948 910 1,009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.85% 91.92% 89.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 555 573
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £286
90th Percentile £575 £575 £543
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 49 29
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71% +27.27%
10th Percentile £11.17 £17.50 £19.58
90th Percentile £51.00 £54.40 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £26.91 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.10% +6.67% -21.74%

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in West Sussex

Non-Functional Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Non-Functional Testing in West Sussex

Non-Functional Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Worthing -11 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Pega
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Pega