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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 52 37 50
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.40% 0.59% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.80% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£420 £250 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +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%
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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
421 251 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 85.22% 74.26% 80.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 94 161
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 14
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) JDBC
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
3 2 (33.33%) JNDI
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) CA LISA
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
4 1 (16.67%) B2B

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
1 1 (16.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Environment Manager
1 1 (16.67%) TIBCO Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
2 2 (33.33%) WSDL
2 2 (33.33%) JNDI
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Spring Security
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) JTA
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) RUP
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) EAI
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) API Development
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (33.33%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) IBM