The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 120 115 123
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 5 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.55% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.70% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 2
Median daily rate £413 £375 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £350 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £700 £206
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+50.81% -3.17%
Performance Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1873 1987 1939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.74% 77.47% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1003 1071 919
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 70 20
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £39.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Performance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Berkshire region.

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Performance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 2 £450 -19.10% 3
Wokingham - 1 - -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Ansible
4 1 (11.11%) SELinux
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Test Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Strategy Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
1 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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