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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 25 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 11 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.48% 0.57% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 0.71% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 9
Median daily rate £375 £350 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -25.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £33.50 £108.65
% change year-on-year
+14.92% -69.16%
Performance Testing
Wiltshire

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
245 283 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 77.53% 80.17% 81.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 206 283
Median daily rate £420 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £316 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% -10.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Performance Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 5 (41.67%) Load Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (8.33%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) Selenium
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Retail
6 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (8.33%) Sass
6 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Designer
5 1 (8.33%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
1 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
1 1 (8.33%) Sass
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) Load Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Sencha
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