The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tester
Rank 120 106 114
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Tester 8 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.50% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.53% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 5
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£308 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £212 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £310 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
2403 2067 2326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.39% 93.44% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1186 1130
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 112 138
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Performance Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tester in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 1 £335 -
Performance Tester
England

Performance Tester
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Performance Tester in their job title 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 with Performance Tester in their job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 8 (66.67%) User Experience
2 8 (66.67%) Ajax
2 8 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) SOAP
2 8 (66.67%) ODBC
2 8 (66.67%) HTTP
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (58.33%) Test Management
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Management
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy

Performance Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Performance Tester in their job title 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 with Performance Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle ODI
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Ajax
1 8 (66.67%) SOAP
1 8 (66.67%) ODBC
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 7 (58.33%) Test Management
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Management
4 4 (33.33%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) HP
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