The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 37 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Load Testing 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.84% - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £419 £299
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +40.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £10.75
Load Testing
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 283 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 72.69% 81.32% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 164 110
Average daily rate £345 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 18
Average hourly rate £39.00 £21.99 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.39% +62.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £16.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Testing across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Load Testing
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Load Testing Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Load 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 Load Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Load 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 Load Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) concrete5
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 2 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) GIMP
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) D3.js
1 2 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) GreenSock GSAP
1 2 (100.00%) Highcharts JS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
1 2 (100.00%) Marmalade SDK
1 2 (100.00%) MooTools
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (100.00%) Zend