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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 32 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.46% 0.27% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 0.32% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £30.50 -
% change year-on-year
+26.22% -
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
229 309 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 80.63% 84.89% 67.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 220 99
Median daily rate £413 £411 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 20
Median hourly rate £21.36 £21.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £13.70 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.30 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Ant
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) IIS
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 8 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (100.00%) JMeter
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (100.00%) Java EE
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) jMock
1 8 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 8 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Groovy
1 8 (100.00%) Hudson

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) Confluence
1 8 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Ant
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (100.00%) Gradle
1 8 (100.00%) Hudson
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
1 8 (100.00%) JMeter
1 8 (100.00%) jMock
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 8 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Analyst Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Developer in Test
2 7 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation Developer
3 6 (75.00%) Java Engineer
3 6 (75.00%) QA Analyst
3 6 (75.00%) QA Engineer
4 5 (62.50%) QA Automation Analyst
4 5 (62.50%) QA Automation Engineer
4 5 (62.50%) QA Test Analyst
4 5 (62.50%) QA Test Engineer
4 5 (62.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (62.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Java EE
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) REST
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (87.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 8 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 8 (100.00%) User Stories
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Groovy
1 8 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 8 (100.00%) Rally