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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 38 24 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.36% 1.35% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 2.00% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £36.75 £90.00
% change year-on-year
+63.26% -59.16%
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
194 100 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 70.80% 67.57% 69.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 52 166
Average daily rate £375 £350 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 16
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.19 £15.50 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £16.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield - 1 £425 -
Performance Testing
East Midlands

Performance Testing
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

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