Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Scalability Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scalability Testing over the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Scalability Testing
England > London
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 604 603
Rank change year-on-year +26 -1 -15
Contract jobs citing Scalability Testing 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.014% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.008% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
London median daily rate £500 £413 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -25.00% +18.85%
England median daily rate £500 £413 £376
% change year-on-year +21.21% +9.63% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Scalability 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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36234 38975 38360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.43% 85.77% 82.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 25922 28226 27093
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £656 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 342 524
London median hourly rate £24.12 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.16% +7.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.94 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.25 £51.65 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +13.87% +6.86%

Scalability Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Scalability Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Scalability Testing in London

Scalability Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scalability Testing in London

Scalability Testing
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scalability Testing within the London region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +13 3 £450 +9.09%
Scalability Testing
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scalability 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 London region with a requirement for Scalability Testing.

1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) OSGi
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (33.33%) JSF
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware

Scalability Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Mocha
2 2 (33.33%) PhantomJS
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Developer in Test
4 1 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) OSGi
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) GWT
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) JSF
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) ATDD
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle