Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 22 July 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 44 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - -
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 1.48% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Norfolk median daily rate £300 - -
East of England median daily rate £495 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +27.74% -8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 Norfolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 197 309 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 72.96% 84.89% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 209 247
Norfolk median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £200 £261 £225
90th Percentile £531 £575 £523
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.76% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 11
Norfolk median hourly rate £15.18 £18.24 £20.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.78% -12.43% -3.12%
10th Percentile £10.70 £12.11 £11.72
90th Percentile £44.89 £25.95 £27.60
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -41.67% +33.33% -

Performance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Testing in Norfolk

Performance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Testing in Norfolk

Performance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Testing in Norfolk over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Testing in Norfolk

Performance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Great Yarmouth - 3 £300 -
Norwich +9 1 £435 -
Performance Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Stress Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Scalability Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Protractor
2 3 (75.00%) TestRail
2 3 (75.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Grafana
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Dynatrace
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

Performance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Protractor
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) TestRail
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Scalability Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Stress Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Grafana
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Dynatrace
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk