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 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 - 37 35
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.55% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.75% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £650 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £33.50 £108.65
% change year-on-year
+14.92% -69.16%
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
302 265 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 76.65% 73.00% 67.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 128 111
Median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 38 10
Median hourly rate £20.06 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.84% -10.76%
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 Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 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 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for 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

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 (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 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