Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 21 April 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 43 40
Rank change year-on-year -18 -3 -5
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.82% 2.08% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 2.26% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £475 -
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 347 265 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 94.81% 91.70% 89.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 213 167
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £547 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.02% -0.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £424 £365 £335
90th Percentile £650 £650 £660
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £547 £550
% change year-on-year -4.02% -0.55% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £81.25 £15.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +441.67% -68.42% +82.69%
10th Percentile £27.38 £15.00 £20.75
90th Percentile £142.13 £16.05 £52.25
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £81.25 £16.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +392.42% -65.26% +82.69%

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in Canary Wharf

Performance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Testing in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (33.33%) ETRM
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Trading
3 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) OOP

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) IT Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (33.33%) ETRM
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Sprint Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Sprint Retrospective
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (33.33%) QA