The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 396 401 410
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 11 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.030% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.032% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£365 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £268 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £344
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
21729 21904 22439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.22% 92.87% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15292 15039 15272
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 356 405 473
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Performance Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Test Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Performance Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -9 2 £438 +30.11%
Performance Test Analyst
England

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Performance Test Analyst in their job title 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 with Performance Test Analyst in their job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Performance Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) LoadRunner
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) ISEB
4 6 (33.33%) JMeter
4 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) Stress Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
5 5 (27.78%) JIRA
5 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
6 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) V-Model
7 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 3 (16.67%) UNIX

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Performance Test Analyst in their job title 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 with Performance Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tuxedo
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) LoadRunner
2 6 (33.33%) JMeter
3 5 (27.78%) JIRA
4 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (11.11%) Maven
5 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
5 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.56%) NeoLoad
6 1 (5.56%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (5.56%) JProfiler
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Performance Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Stress Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
3 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
3 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
4 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (22.22%) V-Model
4 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) ISEB
2 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
4 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (11.11%) Nessus
3 1 (5.56%) nmon
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (5.56%) Capita
4 1 (5.56%) Splunk
4 1 (5.56%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) IBM