Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Performance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Testing over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Performance Testing
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 13 24
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 3 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 4.84% 26.15% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 26.98% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 4
Andover median daily rate £450 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +11.54% -
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +24.14% -2.03% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 - -

Performance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 45 63 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 72.58% 96.92% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 67
Andover median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £247 £319 £330
90th Percentile £471 £456 £570
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Andover median hourly rate - £50.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +81.82% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.40 £33.14 £33.00
% change year-on-year +0.78% +0.42% -12.00%

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing Performance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in Andover

Performance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Testing in Andover

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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 3 (100.00%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Java Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared