The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £60.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +100.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
187 203 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 79.91% 75.75% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 108 108
Median daily rate £335 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.75% +280.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.10 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Performance Testing
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior UAT Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (100.00%) UAT Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) UAT Lead
1 2 (100.00%) UAT Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) UAT Test Lead
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared