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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 44 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.24% 0.63% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.89% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.85% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £86.25
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -71.01%
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
297 225 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 71.57% 70.31% 59.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 110 92
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 9
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -50.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £40.00 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -5 1 - - 1
Performance Testing
East Midlands

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) RIA
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Introscope
3 1 (16.67%) zOS
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) JCL
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) Introscope
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) DB2 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) JMS
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (16.67%) RIA
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) zOS
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JCL
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (16.67%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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