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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 39 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.67% - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £385 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +24.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £57.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +59.72%

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
319 399 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.61% 83.65% 79.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 207 139
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 13
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.88 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.52% +93.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £43.75 £25.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 11 (91.67%) Web Services
1 11 (91.67%) XML
1 11 (91.67%) SOAP
2 10 (83.33%) Struts
2 10 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 10 (83.33%) Subversion
2 10 (83.33%) Spring
2 10 (83.33%) Maven
2 10 (83.33%) DB2 UDB
2 10 (83.33%) XSLT
2 10 (83.33%) XHTML
2 10 (83.33%) UDDI
2 10 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 10 (83.33%) WSDL
2 10 (83.33%) XML Schema
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) J2EE
2 10 (83.33%) DB2
2 10 (83.33%) Ant
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) JSP
2 10 (83.33%) Struts2
2 10 (83.33%) Open Source
2 10 (83.33%) Apache Flex
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) DB2
1 10 (83.33%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Ant
1 10 (83.33%) Eclipse
1 10 (83.33%) Maven
1 10 (83.33%) Subversion
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) SOAP
1 11 (91.67%) Web Services
1 11 (91.67%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) Apache Flex
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) J2EE
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
2 10 (83.33%) JSP
2 10 (83.33%) Spring
2 10 (83.33%) Struts
2 10 (83.33%) Struts2
2 10 (83.33%) UDDI
2 10 (83.33%) WSDL
2 10 (83.33%) XHTML
2 10 (83.33%) XML Schema
2 10 (83.33%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) OWASP
3 1 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com