The first table below looks at the demand for the Performance Test Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Lead
Rank 110 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.096% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £438 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1885 1612 1708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.15% 93.50% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 956 813
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 168 218
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Performance Test Leader
South East

Performance Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Test Leader in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Performance Test Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Performance Test Leader Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Performance Test Leader
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Performance Test Leader in their job title 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 with Performance Test Leader in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) WFM
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

Performance Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Performance Test Leader in their job title 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 with Performance Test Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) WFM
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle