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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Testing
Rank - 48 48
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 0 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.20% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.26% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 12
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- £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
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
575 379 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 78.23% 75.95% 68.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 245 315
Average daily rate £438 £400 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 22
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - - - - 1
Performance Testing
South West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Genesys
2 4 (80.00%) Empirix
2 4 (80.00%) Siemens
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IPCC
2 4 (80.00%) IVR
2 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) WFM
2 4 (80.00%) Matrix Management
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Verint
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Kalido
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) WFM
1 4 (80.00%) Matrix Management
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) System Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Genesys
1 4 (80.00%) Empirix
1 4 (80.00%) Siemens
1 4 (80.00%) Verint
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Kalido
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica