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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.23% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £25.00 £86.25
% change year-on-year
+47.00% -71.01%
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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
142 107 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 79.33% 78.10% 61.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 59 40
Average daily rate £375 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £242 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Average hourly rate £33.50 £127.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.72% +264.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) Planview
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
1 1 (12.50%) Planview
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