The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Performance Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 575 584 600
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 23 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.073% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.077% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 8
Median daily rate £379 £323 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.44% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £225 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £442 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Performance Test Analyst
UK

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
43501 47980 48241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.93% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28710 31023 31043
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 1886 2016
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Performance Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 8 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
East Midlands +1 9 £388 +19.23%
London -3 7 £404 +4.87%
West Midlands -10 3 £275 -
South East +33 2 - -
South West +16 1 £325 -5.79%
Midlands - 1 - -
Performance Test Analyst
UK

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Performance Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (60.87%) Performance Testing
2 19 (41.30%) Test Scripting
3 18 (39.13%) Test Strategy
4 16 (34.78%) LoadRunner
4 16 (34.78%) Java
5 15 (32.61%) Oracle
5 15 (32.61%) Unix
5 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (30.43%) SQL
7 11 (23.91%) Windows
7 11 (23.91%) JMeter
8 10 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (21.74%) Test Planning
9 9 (19.57%) IBM
10 8 (17.39%) Linux
10 8 (17.39%) Web Services
10 8 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (15.22%) Banking
11 7 (15.22%) Load Testing
11 7 (15.22%) Stress Testing
11 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
11 7 (15.22%) Finance
11 7 (15.22%) Tivoli
11 7 (15.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 7 (15.22%) Performance Engineering
12 6 (13.04%) .NET
12 6 (13.04%) HP
12 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
12 6 (13.04%) Selenium
12 6 (13.04%) HP Quality Center

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
2 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.35%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) QlikView
3 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) LoadRunner
2 11 (23.91%) JMeter
3 6 (13.04%) Selenium
3 6 (13.04%) SoapUI
4 5 (10.87%) Fiddler
4 5 (10.87%) JIRA
5 4 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (6.52%) HP UFT
6 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.52%) NeoLoad
6 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.35%) Maven
7 2 (4.35%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.17%) LoadUI
8 1 (2.17%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (2.17%) Toad
8 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (15.22%) Banking
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Front Office
3 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Web Services
2 6 (13.04%) .NET
3 3 (6.52%) Middleware
4 2 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) iPad
1 2 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) EPoS
2 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Unix
2 11 (23.91%) Windows
3 8 (17.39%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Performance Testing
2 19 (41.30%) Test Scripting
3 18 (39.13%) Test Strategy
4 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (21.74%) Test Planning
6 8 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Load Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Performance Engineering
7 7 (15.22%) Stress Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Defect Management
8 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.87%) V-Model
9 4 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) ETL
9 4 (8.70%) Process Improvement
9 4 (8.70%) Re-Platforming
9 4 (8.70%) SOA
9 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) Java
2 14 (30.43%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) C
4 4 (8.70%) Perl
5 3 (6.52%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Tivoli
1 7 (15.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 6 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (6.52%) Ganglia
3 3 (6.52%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (6.52%) nmon
4 1 (2.17%) Graphite
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) IBM
3 6 (13.04%) HP
4 4 (8.70%) AppDynamics
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.52%) Guidewire
6 2 (4.35%) Informatica
6 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix
7 1 (2.17%) Cognos
7 1 (2.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) Siebel