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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 88 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 4 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.33% 0.72% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.91% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £381 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.35% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
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 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+50.81% -12.85%
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
980 1104 1010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.94% 79.08% 77.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 649 607
Median daily rate £430 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 30
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £18.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £56.87 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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
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 29 August 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
Woking -2 2 £338 -6.25%
Guildford +10 1 £425 +13.33%
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 1 (9.09%) Cutover Planning
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Network Packet Analysis

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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) JMeter
3 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) VMware