The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - 43 34
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham - 0.47% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.56% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £32.00 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+20.31% -14.18%
Performance Testing
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
395 360 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.68% 84.91% 75.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 218 96
Median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £650 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 12
Median hourly rate £15.13 £13.00 £13.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.34% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £50.00 £17.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham