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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank - 40 31
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.69% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.89% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -24.18%
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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
199 224 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 69.58% 77.24% 68.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 104 56
Average daily rate £325 £355 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 21
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -35.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £7.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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