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 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 37 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.31% 0.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 297 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 69.63% 81.82% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 142 50
Average daily rate £350 £388 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £519 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 50 20
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.15% -
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 Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) SAP EWM
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) SAP PP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) SAP PM
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP EWM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP