The table below looks at the statistics for Scalability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scalability Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scalability Testing
Rank 587 566 566
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing Scalability Testing 2 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.022% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.029% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
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£346 £463 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.17% +208.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £150
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +83.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Scalability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scalability Testing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scalability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Scalability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Scalability Testing Daily Rate Trend in England

Scalability Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Scalability Testing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Scalability Testing
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 Scalability Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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Last Year
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Average Daily Rate
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Scalability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Scalability Testing also 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 that cited Scalability Testing.

1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

Scalability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Scalability Testing also 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 that cited Scalability Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JBehave
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Coremetrics
3 1 (16.67%) hybris
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Endeca