The median contractor rate for a Performance Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Tester
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 123 -
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Tester 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £400 £353
% change year-on-year -14.06% +13.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 366 1241 594
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 92.89% 88.39% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 805 363
Median daily rate £360 £321 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -10.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 73 67
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.81 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Performance Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear that featured Performance Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tester in Tyne and Wear

Performance Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Performance Tester in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tester in Tyne and Wear