The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 - £32.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
174 134 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 87.88% 83.23% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 42 37
Average daily rate £388 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £236 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.07 £31.51 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Jetty
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) RightScale
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Jetty
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) JVM Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) RightScale