The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.76% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.47% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £48.50 £26.88
% change year-on-year
-32.98% +80.46%
Performance Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 138 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 72.52% 76.67% 69.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 76 47
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Automotive
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Server Building
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Server Building
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft