Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 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.

Scalability Testing
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 620 587 594
Rank change year-on-year -33 +7 +4
Contract jobs citing Scalability Testing 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.006% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
London median daily rate £525 £231 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +127.03% -28.85% -31.58%
10th Percentile £513 £216 £293
90th Percentile £538 £247 £408
England median daily rate £525 £316 £325
% change year-on-year +66.34% -2.88% -31.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Scalability 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,009 35,437 37,392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.62% 86.02% 84.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,226 25,499 26,670
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 421 463
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +6.13%
10th Percentile £13.46 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 22 January 2018. 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 - 4 £525 - 1
Scalability Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Appium
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) Gatling
3 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) OSGi
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Fintech
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) OO

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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Appium
2 3 (75.00%) Gatling
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (25.00%) GWT
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) OSGi
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) RUP
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle