The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 531 526 542
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 22 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.049% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.053% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 16
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£338 £350 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +23.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £404 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £361 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.84% -3.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45626 43161 49005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.60% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28137 25930 28012
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1961 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Performance Test Analyst
UK

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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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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 -5 8 - - 2
London +7 7 £400 +6.66% 3
South West - 1 £350 -
East of England - 1 - -
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
Performance Test Analyst
UK

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 37 (78.72%) LoadRunner
2 34 (72.34%) Performance Testing
3 19 (40.43%) HP
4 16 (34.04%) Test Scripting
5 15 (31.91%) Oracle
6 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
7 12 (25.53%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (25.53%) UNIX
7 12 (25.53%) Windows
7 12 (25.53%) JMeter
8 11 (23.40%) QuickTest Pro
8 11 (23.40%) HTTP
8 11 (23.40%) SQL
9 10 (21.28%) Test Strategy
9 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
9 10 (21.28%) Load Testing
10 9 (19.15%) ISTQB
10 9 (19.15%) Finance
10 9 (19.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (17.02%) C#
12 7 (14.89%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (14.89%) Knowledge Management
12 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
12 7 (14.89%) Stress Testing
12 7 (14.89%) HTML
12 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
13 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
13 6 (12.77%) Linux
13 6 (12.77%) Windows 2000
13 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.26%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) HTTP
2 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.77%) DNS
3 6 (12.77%) HTTPS
4 3 (6.38%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) PuTTY
5 1 (2.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQLPlus
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 37 (78.72%) LoadRunner
2 12 (25.53%) JMeter
3 11 (23.40%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (6.38%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (4.26%) JUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.26%) Zephyr
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.13%) Toad
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.13%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) HTML
2 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
2 6 (12.77%) JSP
2 6 (12.77%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) J2EE
3 4 (8.51%) Web Services
4 3 (6.38%) SOAP
4 3 (6.38%) Ajax
5 2 (4.26%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) UNIX
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Windows 2000
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) AIX
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) Performance Testing
2 16 (34.04%) Test Scripting
3 10 (21.28%) Test Strategy
3 10 (21.28%) Load Testing
4 7 (14.89%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
4 7 (14.89%) Stress Testing
5 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.64%) Test Management
6 5 (10.64%) Volume Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Scalability Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Analytics
7 4 (8.51%) Quantitative Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Automation Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Mobile Commerce
9 2 (4.26%) Performance Engineering
10 1 (2.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) C#
3 6 (12.77%) Java
3 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.38%) VB
6 2 (4.26%) C
7 1 (2.13%) VBA
7 1 (2.13%) C++
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
3 9 (19.15%) ISTQB
3 9 (19.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (8.51%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) HP
2 15 (31.91%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
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