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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 32 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.74% 0.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £108.65 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-69.16% +239.51%
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
190 187 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 70.37% 77.92% 66.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 112 51
Average daily rate £381 £320 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £119 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.72 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.51% -51.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £10.81 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £72.50 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 2015. 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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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
Derby - 1 - -
Performance Testing
East Midlands

Performance Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle