The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Performance Tester skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Performance Tester over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank 608 611 616
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.026% 0.092% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £388 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Rational Performance Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7612 7606 6776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.65% 15.02% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5116 5132 4725
Median daily rate £445 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 165 108
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.38 £26.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.84 £50.68 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Rational Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Rational Performance Tester as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Rational Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Rational Performance Tester
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Rational Performance Tester Daily Rate Trend in England

Rational Performance Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Rational Performance Tester Hourly Rate Trend in England

Rational Performance Tester
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 Rational Performance Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 3 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
London -16 1 £388 +12.72%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Rational Performance Tester
UK

Rational Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 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 England region with a requirement for Rational Performance Tester.

1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Temenos
3 2 (28.57%) Calypso
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) VisionPLUS
3 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
3 2 (28.57%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium

Rational Performance Tester
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) FLEXCUBE
1 2 (28.57%) Temenos T24
1 2 (28.57%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 2 (28.57%) Hudson
2 2 (28.57%) JBehave
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (28.57%) JMeter
2 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) VersionOne
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tester
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
3 1 (14.29%) Chai
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (28.57%) Calypso
2 2 (28.57%) Guidewire
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Temenos
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Siebel