The first table below looks at the demand for the Performance Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Test Analyst
Rank 232 227 240
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 8 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.083% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.089% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Average daily rate
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- £361 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £361 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.84% -3.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8418 7840 9048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.72% 92.67% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4588 4093 4133
Average daily rate £350 £358 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +1.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 522 635
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Performance Test Analyst
England

Performance Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Test Analyst in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Performance Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Test Analyst across the South East region.

Performance Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Test Analyst across the South East region.

Performance Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 4 - - 1
Hampshire -13 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Performance Test Analyst
England

Performance Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Performance Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Performance Test Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Performance Testing
2 9 (64.29%) LoadRunner
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) Windows 2000
5 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 6 (42.86%) HTTP
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (42.86%) DNS
5 6 (42.86%) HTTPS
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) JSP
5 6 (42.86%) UNIX
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) HP

Performance Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Performance Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Performance Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) HTTP
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
1 6 (42.86%) HTTPS
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) LoadRunner
2 6 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (21.43%) JMeter
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) Zephyr
4 2 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 6 (42.86%) JSP
2 2 (14.29%) JPA
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (42.86%) Windows 2000
1 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Performance Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Load Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
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