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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Test Analyst
UK / England
Rank 538 581 578
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 34 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.075% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.078% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 7
Median daily rate £425 £375 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £345 £500
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -31.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39601 44590 45082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25970 29094 28268
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 £255 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1416 1498 1792
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
London +8 13 £350 -13.84%
East Midlands - 11 £425 -
South East +14 4 £313 -24.69%
West Midlands +5 4 - -
East of England -5 1 £350 +27.27%
North East -18 1 - -
Performance Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 (59.57%) Performance Testing
2 23 (48.94%) Test Scripting
3 20 (42.55%) Unix
4 19 (40.43%) Oracle
5 18 (38.30%) Java
6 15 (31.91%) LoadRunner
6 15 (31.91%) Test Planning
7 13 (27.66%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (27.66%) Test Strategy
8 12 (25.53%) JMeter
9 11 (23.40%) Finance
9 11 (23.40%) Tivoli
9 11 (23.40%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 11 (23.40%) IBM
10 9 (19.15%) HP
11 8 (17.02%) SQL
11 8 (17.02%) Banking
11 8 (17.02%) Performance Engineering
11 8 (17.02%) AppDynamics
12 7 (14.89%) nmon
12 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
12 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (14.89%) SoapUI
12 7 (14.89%) Ganglia
12 7 (14.89%) Web Services
13 6 (12.77%) ETL
14 5 (10.64%) SOA
14 5 (10.64%) Windows
14 5 (10.64%) Informatica
14 5 (10.64%) 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 (8.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
1 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) LoadRunner
2 12 (25.53%) JMeter
3 7 (14.89%) SoapUI
4 5 (10.64%) Fiddler
4 5 (10.64%) NeoLoad
5 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.26%) JIRA
6 2 (4.26%) Selenium
7 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
7 1 (2.13%) Maven
7 1 (2.13%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (2.13%) Toad
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Billing
3 1 (2.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) Middleware
2 2 (4.26%) SOAP
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) EPoS
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Unix
2 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Performance Testing
2 23 (48.94%) Test Scripting
3 15 (31.91%) Test Planning
4 13 (27.66%) Performance Monitoring
4 13 (27.66%) Test Strategy
5 8 (17.02%) Performance Engineering
6 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.77%) ETL
8 5 (10.64%) Defect Management
8 5 (10.64%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (10.64%) SOA
8 5 (10.64%) Volume Testing
9 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
9 4 (8.51%) Re-Platforming
10 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.38%) CRM
10 3 (6.38%) ERP
10 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.38%) Stress Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) Java
2 8 (17.02%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) Perl
4 3 (6.38%) C
5 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) Tivoli
1 11 (23.40%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 7 (14.89%) Ganglia
2 7 (14.89%) nmon
3 5 (10.64%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (4.26%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (2.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) IBM
3 9 (19.15%) HP
4 8 (17.02%) AppDynamics
5 5 (10.64%) Informatica
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.26%) Guidewire
7 2 (4.26%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.26%) VMware
8 1 (2.13%) Pega
8 1 (2.13%) SAP
8 1 (2.13%) Talend