The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Performance Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tester
Rank 52 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Tester 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.77% 0.12% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.13% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £395 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Performance Tester
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
492 765 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.80% 93.07% 95.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 420 369
Median daily rate £360 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £474 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 14
Median hourly rate £11.00 £20.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.34% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.41 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Performance Tester in the job title.

Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Performance Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Performance Tester Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Performance Tester 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 Glasgow region featuring Performance Tester in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Siebel
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (71.43%) Test Management
3 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) OpenView
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (14.29%) VB
6 1 (14.29%) J2EE
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) BMC
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) OpenView
3 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Siebel
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) BMC