The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Performance Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tester
Rank 140 153 115
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Tester 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.070% 0.031% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.033% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £300 £288 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £359 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +7.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Performance Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2742 3066 2300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.24% 95.87% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1754 2069 1379
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 164 137
Median hourly rate £14.48 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.82 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Performance Tester in the job title.

Performance Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Performance Tester Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Performance Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Tester
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
West Yorkshire +13 2 £300 +4.34%
Performance Tester
England

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Performance Tester 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 Yorkshire region featuring Performance Tester in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) LoadRunner
2 5 (55.56%) JMeter
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Scala
3 3 (33.33%) Gatling
4 2 (22.22%) The Grinder
4 2 (22.22%) Dynatrace
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) New Relic
4 2 (22.22%) VisualVM
4 2 (22.22%) YourKit
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) AppDynamics
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) VBScript
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) LoadRunner
2 5 (55.56%) JMeter
3 3 (33.33%) Gatling
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) SilkPerformer
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) The Grinder
4 2 (22.22%) VisualVM
4 2 (22.22%) YourKit
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) Scala
2 2 (22.22%) CoffeeScript
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) AppDynamics
1 2 (22.22%) Dynatrace
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) New Relic
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft