The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 51 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.84% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.87% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £415 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £362 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.82% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+50.81% -3.17%
Performance Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
417 230 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.06% 71.43% 85.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 157 170
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 46
Median hourly rate £15.00 £23.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% -39.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.29 £25.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £40.70 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) PLM
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Product Management
3 3 (50.00%) Statistics
3 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) ENOVIA
3 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) ENOVIA
2 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JMeter
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (16.67%) NeoLoad
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Junior
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
1 3 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) PLM
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Product Management
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Server Building
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Siemens