The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 82 91 85
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 25 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.62% 1.21% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.42% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 17
Median daily rate £493 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.92% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £298 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £480 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £48.50 £26.88
% change year-on-year
-32.98% +80.46%
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1293 1827 1435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.74% 84.82% 79.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 1213 943
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 51 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.67 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £45.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Performance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the West Yorkshire region.

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leeds +14 25 £493 +45.92% 4
Performance Testing
Yorkshire

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 29 (76.32%) Java
2 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) JMeter
3 23 (60.53%) Selenium
4 19 (50.00%) Scrum
5 17 (44.74%) Security Testing
5 17 (44.74%) Automation Testing
6 14 (36.84%) Test Automation
7 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (28.95%) Automated Testing
8 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 10 (26.32%) Linux
8 10 (26.32%) User Stories
8 10 (26.32%) QA
9 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
10 8 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (21.05%) Apache
10 8 (21.05%) Tomcat
10 8 (21.05%) PHP
10 8 (21.05%) OpenLDAP
10 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
10 8 (21.05%) Usability Testing
10 8 (21.05%) Redis
10 8 (21.05%) Gherkin
10 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
10 8 (21.05%) SoapUI
10 8 (21.05%) Defect Management
10 8 (21.05%) LAPP Stack
11 7 (18.42%) API Testing
11 7 (18.42%) Continuous Delivery

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) Apache
1 8 (21.05%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (2.63%) Temenos T24
1 1 (2.63%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (21.05%) Redis
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.63%) DataStage
2 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) JMeter
1 23 (60.53%) Selenium
2 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 8 (21.05%) SoapUI
3 7 (18.42%) JUnit
4 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
5 5 (13.16%) JIRA
5 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
6 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
6 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
7 3 (7.89%) Gatling
7 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
8 2 (5.26%) Subversion
9 1 (2.63%) Appium
9 1 (2.63%) Calabash
9 1 (2.63%) Hudson
9 1 (2.63%) JBehave
9 1 (2.63%) Maven
9 1 (2.63%) Mockito
9 1 (2.63%) VersionOne
General
1 1 (2.63%) Advertising
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Games
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Tester
2 16 (42.11%) Automation Tester
3 11 (28.95%) Java Automation Tester
3 11 (28.95%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 11 (28.95%) Selenium Tester
4 8 (21.05%) Architect
4 8 (21.05%) Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Developer in Test
5 7 (18.42%) Test Automation Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Technical Architect
7 5 (13.16%) Test Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Performance Tester
8 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) QA Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) QA Test Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
10 2 (5.26%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Gherkin
1 8 (21.05%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (13.16%) RESTful
2 5 (13.16%) Web Services
3 4 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) CSS
4 2 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) JSON
5 1 (2.63%) Spring
5 1 (2.63%) Symfony
5 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) NHS
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) Scrum
3 17 (44.74%) Automation Testing
3 17 (44.74%) Security Testing
4 14 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 11 (28.95%) Automated Testing
5 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (26.32%) User Stories
7 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
8 8 (21.05%) Defect Management
8 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
8 8 (21.05%) Usability Testing
9 7 (18.42%) API Testing
9 7 (18.42%) BDD
9 7 (18.42%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
10 6 (15.79%) Kanban
10 6 (15.79%) Open Source
10 6 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) PHP
4 7 (18.42%) Scala
5 5 (13.16%) Groovy
6 3 (7.89%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) Ruby
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
7 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ISEB
1 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Splunk
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.63%) Calypso
3 1 (2.63%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.63%) Temenos
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