Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 83 83
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -
Contract jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 9 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.86% 0.24% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.27% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £200 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -44.83% -
10th Percentile £250 £200 £326
90th Percentile £438 £240 £462
South East median daily rate £400 £399 £328
% change year-on-year +0.31% +21.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £43.00 -

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 930 1104 1044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.66% 87.55% 86.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 628 694
West Sussex median daily rate £415 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £254 £263 £272
90th Percentile £571 £550 £549
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 45 30
West Sussex median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% +17.65% +85.94%
10th Percentile £24.02 £19.58 £11.22
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 November 2017. 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
Crawley -1 2 £250 +25.00%
Gatwick - 2 £338 -
Worthing - 1 £488 -
Non-Functional Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (44.44%) Confluence
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Reference Data
2 4 (44.44%) Microservices
2 4 (44.44%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) REST
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) CMS
2 4 (44.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
2 4 (44.44%) SAP MM
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Documentum
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Maximo
2 4 (44.44%) SAP CO

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 4 (44.44%) CMS
1 4 (44.44%) Confluence
1 4 (44.44%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Maximo
1 4 (44.44%) SAP CO
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (44.44%) SAP MM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Support
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
1 4 (44.44%) Reference Data
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
2 4 (44.44%) Content Management
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Document Management
2 4 (44.44%) Exploratory Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) Microservices
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Traceability Matrix
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) SAP