The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Performance Tester skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Performance Tester over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank 435 432 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.008% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.025% 0.058% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £210
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +90.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Rational Performance Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4006 3469 3477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.10% 14.73% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2955 2494 2513
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.87% -50.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.00 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.00 £37.50 £86.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Rational Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Rational Performance Tester as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Rational Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Rational Performance Tester
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Rational Performance Tester Daily Rate Trend in London

Rational Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Performance Tester also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Rational Performance Tester.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) NeoLoad
2 1 (50.00%) New Relic
2 1 (50.00%) HDFS
2 1 (50.00%) Impala
2 1 (50.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (50.00%) Perfmon
2 1 (50.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS

Rational Performance Tester
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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Impala
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) NeoLoad
2 1 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) JBehave
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blockchain
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) CMMI
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) New Relic
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle