The table below looks at the statistics for Performance 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 Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.76% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
Performance 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
290 194 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 73.05% 71.32% 76.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 107 163
Average daily rate £350 £373 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% -5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 4 15
Average hourly rate £19.91 £17.36 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.72% +2.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.87 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.13 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Performance Testing
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 1 £425 -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) VBScript
1 3 (60.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP