The median contractor rate for a Performance Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Tester
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 89
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Tester 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - - 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £400 £355
% change year-on-year -14.06% +12.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 980 922 1186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.65% 96.24% 96.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 488 599
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 40
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -40.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £19.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Performance Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Performance Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tester in Buckinghamshire

Performance Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tester in Buckinghamshire

Performance Tester Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Performance Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

Performance Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing