The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank - 33 33
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.33% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.43% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 12
Average daily rate
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- £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.88 £37.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-28.33% -9.09%
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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 Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 231 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 82.22% 76.24% 75.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 179 226
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £290 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 8
Average hourly rate £22.69 £22.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.50 £92.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Performance Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Genesys
1 4 (100.00%) Empirix
1 4 (100.00%) Siemens
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
1 4 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) WFM
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) Verint

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) WFM
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Genesys
1 4 (100.00%) Empirix
1 4 (100.00%) Siemens
1 4 (100.00%) Verint