The table below looks at the statistics for SilkPerformer skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SilkPerformer over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Borland SilkPerformer
UK
Rank - 620 -
Contract jobs citing SilkPerformer 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.015% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £250 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7698 7592 7138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 14.59% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5164 5017 4750
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 208 131
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +14.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.50 £25.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £53.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

SilkPerformer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SilkPerformer as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

SilkPerformer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SilkPerformer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SilkPerformer within the UK.

SilkPerformer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SilkPerformer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SilkPerformer within the UK.

SilkPerformer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SilkPerformer
Top 5 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SilkPerformer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SilkPerformer.

1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Metrics

SilkPerformer
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing