Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 96 112
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 -33
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.24% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
West Sussex median daily rate £260 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +14.29% +12.00%
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 1,138 965 1,255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 90.61% 88.53% 90.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 599 750
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £420 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 25 35
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £44.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.24% +11.25% +75.05%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.90 £14.55
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.25 £52.25
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year +26.23% -17.08% +11.37%

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 20 July 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
Horsham - 2 - -
Gatwick - 1 £260 -
Non-Functional Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Compliance Audit
2 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Traceability Matrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP ALM
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Documentum
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (33.33%) SAP MM
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (33.33%) Maximo
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing

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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maximo
1 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (33.33%) SAP MM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Compliance Audit
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Traceability Matrix
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP ALM
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) SAP