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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - 47 37
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.82% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.03% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £33.50 £108.65
% change year-on-year
+14.92% -69.16%
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
474 389 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 85.41% 80.04% 75.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 231 115
Median daily rate £438 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.54% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.20 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £50.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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