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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 46 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.24% 0.69% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.93% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £250 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-3.17% +8.62%
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
366 214 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 86.12% 73.79% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 79 139
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 11
Average hourly rate £32.00 £13.31 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.42% -61.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) JDBC
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) CA LISA
2 2 (50.00%) JNDI
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) RUP
3 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) EAI
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) B2B

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Environment Manager
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 2 (50.00%) JNDI
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Security
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) JTA
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) RUP
3 1 (25.00%) EAI
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (50.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM