The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 33 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.76% 0.50% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.63% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £32.00 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+20.31% -14.18%
Performance Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
209 159 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 79.47% 78.71% 72.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 87 79
Median daily rate £440 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.82% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Performance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 2 - - 1
Performance Testing
South West

Performance Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) POSIX
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) boto
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) POSIX
2 1 (50.00%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
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