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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 £38.50 £30.50 -
% change year-on-year
+26.22% -
Performance Testing
Cheshire

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
175 185 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 78.13% 88.52% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 108 48
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £311 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 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 10 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (100.00%) CMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing