The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 15 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.96% - 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% - 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+50.81% -12.85%
Performance Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 80 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 68.27% 72.07% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 46
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 20
Median hourly rate £42.50 £12.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.16% -45.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Performance Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) NeoLoad

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) NeoLoad
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft