The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 78 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 22 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.35% 0.71% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 0.91% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 1
Median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 £26.88
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +104.65%
Performance Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1324 1213 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.08% 78.11% 69.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 789 655
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 39 54
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.31% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.90 £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Performance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Performance Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Northamptonshire -5 14 £425 +36.00%
Nottinghamshire +1 7 £413 -2.94% 3
Performance Testing
England

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 13 (43.33%) Java
1 13 (43.33%) Unix
1 13 (43.33%) Test Scripting
2 12 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) Finance
3 10 (33.33%) Subversion
3 10 (33.33%) IBM
3 10 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 9 (30.00%) Tivoli
4 9 (30.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 9 (30.00%) J2EE
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 9 (30.00%) SOAP
4 9 (30.00%) XML
5 8 (26.67%) Open Source
6 7 (23.33%) Struts2
6 7 (23.33%) Apache Flex
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) DB2 UDB
6 7 (23.33%) Spring
6 7 (23.33%) Maven
6 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
6 7 (23.33%) XSLT
6 7 (23.33%) Struts
6 7 (23.33%) Web Services
6 7 (23.33%) XHTML
6 7 (23.33%) UDDI
6 7 (23.33%) DB2
6 7 (23.33%) Ant

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) DB2
1 7 (23.33%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Subversion
2 7 (23.33%) Ant
2 7 (23.33%) Eclipse
2 7 (23.33%) Maven
3 4 (13.33%) Selenium
4 3 (10.00%) Appium
4 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (6.67%) JMeter
5 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Performance Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Test Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) QA Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior UAT Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) UAT Lead
6 2 (6.67%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) J2EE
1 9 (30.00%) SOAP
1 9 (30.00%) XML
2 7 (23.33%) Apache Flex
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
2 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) jQuery
2 7 (23.33%) JSP
2 7 (23.33%) Spring
2 7 (23.33%) Struts
2 7 (23.33%) Struts2
2 7 (23.33%) UDDI
2 7 (23.33%) Web Services
2 7 (23.33%) WSDL
2 7 (23.33%) XHTML
2 7 (23.33%) XML Schema
2 7 (23.33%) XSLT
3 5 (16.67%) RESTful
4 3 (10.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Test Scripting
2 12 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 8 (26.67%) Open Source
5 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) ETL
6 3 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) Release Management
7 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Volume Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Tivoli
1 9 (30.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (10.00%) Ganglia
2 3 (10.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) IBM
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) AppDynamics
3 3 (10.00%) Informatica
3 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.67%) Apigee
5 1 (3.33%) CA
5 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
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