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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - 46 39
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.81% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.96% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £420 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -2.17%
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
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
438 416 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 86.22% 84.04% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 257 101
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £14.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +38.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £50.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 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