The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.16% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £60.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +100.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
268 247 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 82.72% 86.67% 84.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 211 189
Median daily rate £500 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £140 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 16
Median hourly rate £21.29 £67.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.45% +350.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £19.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Performance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
1 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (60.00%) PaaS
3 12 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (60.00%) TeamCity
3 12 (60.00%) MSBuild
3 12 (60.00%) SpecFlow
3 12 (60.00%) Gradle
3 12 (60.00%) Python
3 12 (60.00%) Perforce
3 12 (60.00%) NUnit
3 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (60.00%) Ansible
3 12 (60.00%) Docker
3 12 (60.00%) Microservices
3 12 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (55.00%) Puppet
5 9 (45.00%) QA
6 8 (40.00%) Build Automation
7 7 (35.00%) CMake
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
8 6 (30.00%) Node.js
8 6 (30.00%) Web Development
8 6 (30.00%) Project Management
9 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (60.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (60.00%) Gradle
3 12 (60.00%) MSBuild
3 12 (60.00%) NUnit
3 12 (60.00%) SpecFlow
3 12 (60.00%) TeamCity
4 7 (35.00%) CMake
5 5 (25.00%) TestComplete
6 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (15.00%) Selenium
7 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
7 1 (5.00%) JBehave
7 1 (5.00%) JIRA
7 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (5.00%) Subversion
7 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Build Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Build Automation Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) OBIEE Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) OBIEE Support
5 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Tester
6 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) QA Leader
6 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (30.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (60.00%) Microservices
3 8 (40.00%) Build Automation
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Web Development
5 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Data Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (20.00%) Security Management
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
8 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Kanban
8 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Ansible
1 12 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (55.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Perforce