The table below looks at the statistics for WinRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinRunner over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP WinRunner
Rank 133 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing WinRunner 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.069% 0.18% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 2.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £243 £435
% change year-on-year
+39.17% -44.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
278 242 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.65% 8.65% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 155 90
Average daily rate £350 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.50 £43.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.44% +181.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £40.60 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £45.40 £16.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

WinRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinRunner across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WinRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WinRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinRunner across the Berkshire region.

WinRunner Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

WinRunner
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinRunner across the Berkshire region.

WinRunner Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing WinRunner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinRunner.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Netcool
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) PDA
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing WinRunner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) PDA
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Netcool
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft