The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 63 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 1 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.15% 1.17% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 1.46% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £250 £425 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -9.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+50.81% -3.17%
Performance Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
518 547 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 78.48% 79.85% 77.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 365 359
Median daily rate £406 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 10
Median hourly rate £11.72 £28.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.14% -25.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Performance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Swindon -1 1 £250 -41.17%
Performance Testing
South West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Load Testing
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 2 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) ISEB
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
6 1 (8.33%) SSL
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Designer
5 1 (8.33%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Test Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
1 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
1 1 (8.33%) Sass
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) Load Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) Test Management
2 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Sencha