The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Load Testing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+103.70% -
Load Testing
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18 35 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 81.82% 74.47% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 21
Median daily rate £375 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £270 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Load Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Load Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Load Testing across the Bedford region.

Load Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Load Testing
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Load 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#