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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank 39 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.37% 0.32% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.41% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £98
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
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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
199 243 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 73.16% 77.39% 66.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 102 66
Average daily rate £346 £350 £302
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +16.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 41
Average hourly rate £24.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £7.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple