The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 87 98 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 17 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.26% 0.55% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.65% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
Median daily rate £400 £311 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.51% -22.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £281 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £344 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £36.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.89% +3.57%
Performance Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1152 1387 801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.33% 84.99% 79.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 972 517
Median daily rate £420 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £10.66 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Performance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 16 (69.57%) Selenium
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) Java
4 13 (56.52%) Scrum
4 13 (56.52%) JMeter
5 11 (47.83%) Security Testing
5 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
5 11 (47.83%) Automation Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
8 6 (26.09%) JUnit
9 5 (21.74%) User Stories
9 5 (21.74%) QA
9 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
10 4 (17.39%) TDD
10 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
10 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
10 4 (17.39%) BDD
10 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
11 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
11 3 (13.04%) Kanban
11 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
11 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
11 3 (13.04%) Ruby
11 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
11 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
11 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (4.35%) Temenos T24
1 1 (4.35%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.35%) DataStage
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Selenium
2 13 (56.52%) JMeter
3 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
4 6 (26.09%) JUnit
5 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
6 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
7 3 (13.04%) JIRA
7 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
7 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
8 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
8 2 (8.70%) Subversion
8 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
9 1 (4.35%) Appium
9 1 (4.35%) Calabash
9 1 (4.35%) Hudson
9 1 (4.35%) JBehave
9 1 (4.35%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (4.35%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (4.35%) Rational Performance Tester
9 1 (4.35%) VersionOne
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Tester
2 11 (47.83%) Automation Tester
3 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Java Automation Tester
3 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 7 (30.43%) Selenium Tester
4 6 (26.09%) Developer in Test
4 6 (26.09%) Test Automation Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Java Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Tester
8 1 (4.35%) Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) RESTful
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) Scrum
3 11 (47.83%) Automation Testing
3 11 (47.83%) Security Testing
3 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
4 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) User Stories
6 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) Kanban
7 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Usability Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Ruby
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Groovy
3 2 (8.70%) Scala
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) HP
1 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Calypso
2 1 (4.35%) Guidewire
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Rally
2 1 (4.35%) Temenos
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