The table below looks at the statistics for Load Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Testing over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Testing
Rank 90 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Load Testing 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.69% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+103.70% -
Load Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1055 959 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.15% 76.97% 79.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 535 629
Median daily rate £425 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 30 54
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.17 £13.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Load Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Load Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Load Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Load Testing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Load Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Load Testing across the Surrey region.

Load Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Load Testing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 9 £450 - 2
Load Testing
South East

Load Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Load 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Load Testing.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) JBoss
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) Maven
2 11 (84.62%) Selenium
2 11 (84.62%) JMeter
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Java EE
2 11 (84.62%) JSON
2 11 (84.62%) Eclipse
2 11 (84.62%) HP
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 11 (84.62%) JUnit
2 11 (84.62%) SOAP
2 11 (84.62%) Web Services
2 11 (84.62%) XML
2 11 (84.62%) Unix
2 11 (84.62%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (84.62%) JBehave
2 11 (84.62%) Cucumber
2 11 (84.62%) BDD
2 11 (84.62%) SoapUI
2 11 (84.62%) Functional Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
2 11 (84.62%) VoltDB
3 6 (46.15%) User Stories
3 6 (46.15%) JIRA

Load Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 13 (100.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) VoltDB
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Cucumber
1 11 (84.62%) Eclipse
1 11 (84.62%) JBehave
1 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
1 11 (84.62%) JMeter
1 11 (84.62%) JUnit
1 11 (84.62%) Maven
1 11 (84.62%) Selenium
1 11 (84.62%) SoapUI
2 6 (46.15%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) Subversion
3 5 (38.46%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Developer in Test
2 11 (84.62%) Java Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Java EE
1 11 (84.62%) JSON
1 11 (84.62%) SOAP
1 11 (84.62%) Web Services
1 11 (84.62%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) Swing
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) BDD
2 11 (84.62%) Functional Testing
3 6 (46.15%) User Stories
4 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) Use Case
5 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
6 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) ISEB
3 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) HP
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle