The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West 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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Test Analyst
Rank - 151 141
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.12% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2959 3903 3098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.18% 94.07% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1952 2331 1831
Median daily rate £400 £382 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% +9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 189 181
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.77 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +16.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
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 the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

Performance Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Performance Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Performance Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Performance Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Test Analyst across the North West region.

Performance Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 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 North West region featuring Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Siebel
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Rational Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Siebel