The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Performance Tester skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Performance Tester over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank - - 197
Contract jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £473 £210
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +125.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Rational Performance Tester
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
570 647 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.01% 11.81% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 516 639
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

Rational Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Rational Performance Tester as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Rational Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Rational Performance Tester
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rational Performance Tester across the City of London region.

Rational Performance Tester Daily Rate Trend in the City of London