The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Performance Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Lead
Rank 108 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Leader 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.054% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Performance Test Leader
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1749 1546 1220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.00% 95.26% 97.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 929 679
Median daily rate £388 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £506 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 62 66
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.80 £29.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Performance Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Performance Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Performance Test Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Performance Test Leader Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Performance Test Leader Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Performance Test Leader 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 Manchester region featuring Performance Test Leader in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing

Performance Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM