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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 415 427 417
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.031% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.033% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £404 £385 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.87% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £333 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £437 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +7.50%
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
20320 21442 22317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.04% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14519 15176 16085
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 341 443
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 - 2 £383 -
Performance Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 11 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) LoadRunner
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle
5 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Stress Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
6 6 (27.27%) Test Planning
7 5 (22.73%) Defect Management
7 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
7 5 (22.73%) V-Model
7 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
7 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (22.73%) DV Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) C
7 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) Web Services
7 5 (22.73%) Unix
7 5 (22.73%) HP
7 5 (22.73%) JIRA
8 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) SOA
8 4 (18.18%) HTTP
8 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (18.18%) .NET

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.55%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
2 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.55%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) LoadRunner
2 5 (22.73%) JIRA
2 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
3 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (18.18%) Fiddler
4 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.09%) JMeter
5 2 (9.09%) Maven
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium
5 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.55%) NeoLoad
6 1 (4.55%) Toad
6 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Billing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
3 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Stress Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
4 6 (27.27%) Test Planning
5 5 (22.73%) Defect Management
5 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 5 (22.73%) V-Model
6 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) Re-Platforming
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
7 3 (13.64%) Load Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) C
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) DV Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.55%) Graphite
2 1 (4.55%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) Guidewire
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
5 1 (4.55%) Cognos
5 1 (4.55%) SAP