The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 55 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.51% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £418 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 £26.88
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +104.65%
Performance Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
473 528 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.85% 76.52% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 323 358
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 39 50
Median hourly rate £34.50 £41.25 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% +12.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Performance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Cambridge +14 2 £300 -28.14%
Peterborough - 1 £300 -
Performance Testing
East of England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) JMeter
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Appium
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) ECMAScript
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
4 2 (22.22%) NUnit
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JMeter
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) Appium
3 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
4 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
4 2 (22.22%) NUnit
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (11.11%) Capybara
5 1 (11.11%) NeoLoad
5 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) CSS3
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) ECMAScript
3 1 (11.11%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft