The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.52% - 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £340
% change year-on-year -6.25% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £38.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year -71.42% +26.22%  

Performance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 169 159 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 88.48% 81.96% 86.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 88 153
Median daily rate £350 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.32% +15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £11.93 £21.36 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.13% +64.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in Brighton

Performance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Testing in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods