The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Performance Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Test Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 118 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Test Analyst 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £328 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £345 £500
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -31.00%
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 Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2225 2468 2115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.76% 95.18% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 1386 1172
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 75 173
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.85 £24.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Performance Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

Performance Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Test Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Performance Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Test Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Test Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 2 - -
Birmingham 0 1 - -
Walsall - 1 - -
Performance Test Analyst
England

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Performance Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Performance Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (33.33%) EPoS
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) Talend
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) LoadUI
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Pega
3 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM

Performance Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) LoadUI
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Pega
1 1 (16.67%) Talend