The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Performance Test Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing Consultant
Rank - 274 245
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Consultant 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.021% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.022% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Performance Test Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8308 9043 8680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.17% 94.85% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4965 5320 4689
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 423 423
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £40.03 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -2.06%

Performance Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Performance Test Consultant in the job title.

Performance Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Performance Test Consultant
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 Consultant across the South East region.

Performance Test Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, Performance Test Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Performance Test Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing

Performance Test Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java