The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 - 34 27
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 0.88% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.27% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.42%
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
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 158 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 76.62% 69.60% 75.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 90 98
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £430 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 15
Median hourly rate £17.63 £45.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.83% +210.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £12.50 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.00 £72.50
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 Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Performance Testing
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP