The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 34 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Load Testing 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% - 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £335 - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £381 £340
% change year-on-year
+31.14% +12.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 389 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.97% 80.37% 70.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 250 190
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 28
Median hourly rate £28.00 £47.50 £31.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +49.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Load Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Load Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Optimisation

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB