The first table below looks at the demand for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bournemouth region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank - 16 16
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 3.23% 5.48%
As % of the Development Applications category - 17.65% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate - £395 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 5.69% 18.28% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 16
Average daily rate £350 £318 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -20.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £415 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
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LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

LoadRunner
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing LoadRunner 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 LoadRunner.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) CA Wily
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) nmon

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing LoadRunner 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 LoadRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Tuxedo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) CA Wily
1 2 (100.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) HP