The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 559 526 513
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 20 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.056% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.061% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 8
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£375 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £239 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £344 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £288 £319
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Performance Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Test Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Performance Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Performance Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Performance Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Performance Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Test Analyst across the England region.

Performance Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Performance Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -17 6 £320 -1.53% 1
East of England +11 4 £375 -
London -9 4 £463 - 1
North West -19 2 £600 - 2
South West +10 1 £400 +23.07% 1
West Midlands -9 1 £380 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
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Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Performance Test Analyst in their job title 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 with Performance Test Analyst in their job title.

1 19 (55.88%) Performance Testing
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) LoadRunner
4 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
5 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
5 11 (32.35%) .NET
6 9 (26.47%) Oracle
6 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (23.53%) Java
7 8 (23.53%) Windows
7 8 (23.53%) Linux
7 8 (23.53%) JMeter
7 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (23.53%) Finance
8 7 (20.59%) Stress Testing
8 7 (20.59%) JIRA
8 7 (20.59%) IIS
8 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
9 6 (17.65%) V-Model
9 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 6 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) Performance Engineering
9 6 (17.65%) SOAP
9 6 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
10 5 (14.71%) HP
10 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
10 5 (14.71%) HTTP
10 5 (14.71%) C#

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Performance Test Analyst in their job title 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 with Performance Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Tuxedo
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) VoltDB
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) LoadRunner
2 8 (23.53%) JMeter
3 7 (20.59%) JIRA
4 6 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (8.82%) NeoLoad
6 2 (5.88%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.94%) JProfiler
7 1 (2.94%) LoadUI
7 1 (2.94%) WebLOAD
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) SOAP
3 2 (5.88%) XML Messaging
3 2 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
2 4 (11.76%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.94%) New Media
3 1 (2.94%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Performance Testing
2 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Stress Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
5 6 (17.65%) V-Model
5 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 6 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (17.65%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Load Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Use Case
7 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
8 1 (2.94%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Test Planning
8 1 (2.94%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) Perl
4 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) nmon
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) HP
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Splunk
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.94%) Remedy
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Siebel
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) ATG
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