The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Lead
Rank 117 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.093% 0.22% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £400 £265 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -39.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
Performance Test Leader
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2052 2119 1863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.26% 93.93% 92.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1315 1277 1097
Average daily rate £385 £384 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.32% +9.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 134 116
Average hourly rate £17.45 £21.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.90% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.50 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Leader within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 2 £400 -
Performance Test Leader
South East

Performance Test Leader
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Capita

Performance Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Capita