The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 21 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.33% - 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% - 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £525 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £60.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +66.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
96 96 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 80.00% 80.67% 83.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 53 107
Median daily rate £425 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% +26.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (37.50%) Confluence
2 3 (37.50%) NeoLoad
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Zephyr
2 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Nimble Storage
2 3 (37.50%) Defect Management
2 3 (37.50%) Prototyping
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (25.00%) QA

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (37.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) NeoLoad
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (37.50%) Zephyr
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Defect Management
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Prototyping
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
2 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Nimble Storage
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
1 3 (37.50%) VMware