The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stress Testing
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Stress Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
559 719 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.79% 75.53% 68.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 434 401
Median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 8
Median hourly rate £26.25 £37.09 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.22% +33.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Stress Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Stress 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 Reading region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) PPP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) DSL
1 1 (50.00%) L2TP
1 1 (50.00%) X.21
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) DSL
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) Junos
1 1 (50.00%) L2TP
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) PPP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) X.21
1 1 (50.00%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Training Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware