The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Performance Tester skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Performance Tester over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank 162 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £409 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £495 £210
% change year-on-year
-19.19% +135.71%
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
464 411 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.94% 11.21% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 244 165
Median daily rate £400 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.18 £37.00 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.02 £72.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

Rational Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Rational Performance Tester
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Rational Performance Tester Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Rational Performance Tester
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Performance Tester within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
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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
Manchester - 2 £418 -
Merseyside - 2 £369 - 1
Rational Performance Tester
England

Rational Performance Tester
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Rational Performance Tester.

1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Siebel
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware

Rational Performance Tester
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 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Siebel
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