The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £36.75 £90.00
% change year-on-year
+63.26% -59.16%
Performance Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 71.43% 70.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 33
Average daily rate £380 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £316 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Hounslow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Performance Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (33.33%) Gatling
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Gatling
2 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (33.33%) VMware