The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.71% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £36.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -76.77%
Performance Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
229 237 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 80.92% 68.90% 78.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 127 109
Average daily rate £400 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £523 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 43 22
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.65 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.65% +0.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Performance Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle