The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills 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 Testing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 56 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 2 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.32% 1.42% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.74% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate - £438 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £346
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £36.00 £90.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -60.00%
Performance Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 631 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.64% 81.21% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 388 227
Average daily rate £330 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.60% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Performance 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 Performance Testing.

1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Automation Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (64.29%) SOA
4 8 (57.14%) Data Mart
5 6 (42.86%) Banking
5 6 (42.86%) MuleSoft
5 6 (42.86%) API Design
5 6 (42.86%) FitNesse
5 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 6 (42.86%) JBehave
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
7 4 (28.57%) Data Mapping
7 4 (28.57%) V-Model
8 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
9 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
9 2 (14.29%) Private Banking
9 2 (14.29%) Retail
9 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
9 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
9 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Performance 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 Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (57.14%) Data Mart
3 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) BODI
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) FitNesse
1 6 (42.86%) JBehave
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Private Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
1 11 (78.57%) Test Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Mainframe Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Test Data Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Automation Testing
2 9 (64.29%) SOA
3 6 (42.86%) API Design
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Data Mapping
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 4 (28.57%) V-Model
6 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
7 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
7 2 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
8 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
8 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JCL
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) MuleSoft
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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