The table below looks at the statistics for Performance 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 Performance Testing over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 79 84 85
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 6 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.51% 0.71% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.89% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.28%
Performance 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
967 1122 1045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 82.65% 80.09% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 658 612
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £308 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 40
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £21.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £51.95 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Performance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Performance 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 Performance Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Guildford +4 2 £443 +18.00% 3
Woking -2 2 £338 -6.25%
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (25.00%) Confluence
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Zephyr
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) SDET
6 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (12.50%) Protractor
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center

Performance 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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (25.00%) Zephyr
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (12.50%) Protractor
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft