The first table below looks at the demand for the Performance Test Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Test Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Glasgow 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Specialist
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Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £420
% change year-on-year
+14.72% -11.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
762 746 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.73% 94.67% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 367 381
Average daily rate £350 £333 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 22
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £158.80 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Performance Test Specialist
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Performance Test Specialist
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Performance Test Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Performance Test Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Performance Test Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix