Period
to 21 January 2018

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 January 2018 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 39 43
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -13
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.67% 0.35% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 0.37% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 - £475
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 - £475
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 272 269 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 90.97% 93.73% 87.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 199 216
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £631
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £464 £500
% change year-on-year +13.21% -7.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £48.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.23% - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 £48.75 -
% change year-on-year -69.23% - -

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 January 2018, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BW

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) UAT Manager
1 2 (40.00%) UAT Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SD Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SD Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP