The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - 44 40
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.24% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.33% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £36.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -76.77%
Performance Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 304 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 81.09% 74.15% 73.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 131 116
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) UML
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 6 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
1 6 (100.00%) Ajax
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 5 (83.33%) JAX-RS
2 5 (83.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) JAX-WS
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) AOP
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) DataStage
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) HTTPS
2 5 (83.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
2 5 (83.33%) DataStage
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Ajax
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JAX-RS
2 5 (83.33%) JAX-WS
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Struts
3 4 (66.67%) JDBC
3 4 (66.67%) JTA
3 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Spring Security
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) UML
2 5 (83.33%) AOP
2 5 (83.33%) EAI
2 5 (83.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) API Development
3 4 (66.67%) B2B
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Pair Programming
3 4 (66.67%) Product Management
3 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) COBOL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) TIBCO