The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 27 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.44% 1.54% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.98% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £275 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
155 202 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 68.89% 77.69% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 133 152
Median daily rate £438 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.86% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 10
Median hourly rate £25.50 £37.50 £13.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +179.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £13.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Performance Testing
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
Southampton, Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago