The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Performance Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 425 422 422
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 9 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.047% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.049% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 4
Median daily rate £400 £365 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -12.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £326 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £380 £319
% change year-on-year
-4.60% +19.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Performance Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21038 22323 22486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.03% 94.76% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15053 15655 15400
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 367 417
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.82 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.15 £52.17 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Performance Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

Performance Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Performance Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Performance Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Performance Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Performance Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Performance Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 1 - -
Performance Test Analyst
England

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Performance Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 14 (56.00%) LoadRunner
3 11 (44.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Selenium
5 9 (36.00%) HTTP
6 8 (32.00%) Java
7 7 (28.00%) SQL
8 6 (24.00%) HP
8 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
8 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (20.00%) NeoLoad
9 5 (20.00%) Test Planning
9 5 (20.00%) JMeter
9 5 (20.00%) Unix
10 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 4 (16.00%) Web Services
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle
10 4 (16.00%) HP UFT
10 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
10 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
11 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
11 3 (12.00%) Re-Platforming
11 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
11 3 (12.00%) Load Testing
11 3 (12.00%) Fiddler
11 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
11 3 (12.00%) Banking

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) SMTP
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) QlikView
1 1 (4.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) LoadRunner
2 9 (36.00%) Selenium
3 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
4 5 (20.00%) JMeter
4 5 (20.00%) NeoLoad
5 4 (16.00%) HP UFT
6 3 (12.00%) Fiddler
6 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (8.00%) JIRA
7 2 (8.00%) LoadUI
8 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
8 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (4.00%) Maven
8 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Front Office
2 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Load Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (12.00%) SOA
7 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
8 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Stress Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (4.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.00%) Guidewire