The first table below looks at the demand for the Performance Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Yorkshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tester
Rank - 38 33
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Tester 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.57% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.62% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 323 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.13% 92.82% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 188 123
Average daily rate £300 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £175 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 12
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £24.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Performance Tester
Yorkshire

Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire