The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Performance Tester skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Performance Tester over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT)
Rank - - 256
Contract jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £218
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £495 £225
% change year-on-year
-23.73% +120.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Rational Performance Tester
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1277 1186 1094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.24% 11.94% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 705 645
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 35 27
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £13.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.02 £38.15
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -2.96%

Rational Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Rational Performance Tester as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Rational Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Rational Performance Tester
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Rational Performance Tester Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Rational Performance Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Performance Tester 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 South East region with a requirement for Rational Performance Tester.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Introscope
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management

Rational Performance Tester
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Introscope
1 1 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (100.00%) nmon