The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 20 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 4.17% 7.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 8.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-3.17% +8.62%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70 82 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 97.22% 90.11% 85.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 32
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.96% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing Performance Testing also 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 that cited Performance Testing.

1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) FileNet
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing Performance Testing also 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 that cited Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) FileNet
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) FileNet Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) HP
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