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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 66 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 4 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 1.16% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.53% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 - £32.00
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
704 588 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.92% 76.07% 71.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 291 326
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 5
Average hourly rate £36.00 £18.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +94.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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 30 June 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) SOA
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Web Services
3 8 (61.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (46.15%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) JSP
5 5 (38.46%) UNIX
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) UML
5 5 (38.46%) OO
5 5 (38.46%) MySQL
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) OOD
5 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (38.46%) Jython
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle ADF
5 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
5 5 (38.46%) Spring
5 5 (38.46%) Java EE
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (38.46%) Use Case

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 5 (38.46%) GlassFish
3 3 (23.08%) Umbraco
3 3 (23.08%) CMS
3 3 (23.08%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
1 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Data Mart
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Solutions Designer
1 5 (38.46%) Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Designer
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Tools Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) JSP
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle ADF
2 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) Java EE
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) JRuby
2 5 (38.46%) Java EE 5
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) W3C
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) SOA
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) UML
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) OOD
3 5 (38.46%) Use Case
3 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Load Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Content Management
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (7.69%) Server Building
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Jython
3 5 (38.46%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Adobe
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) AppSense
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix