The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - 3.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £362 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.82% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+50.81% -3.17%
Performance Testing
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
67 67 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 75.28% 77.01% 86.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 22
Median daily rate £350 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 19
Median hourly rate £43.00 £21.91 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.25% -12.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £16.30 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £39.40 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston 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 Preston

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Preston