The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 75 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.22% - 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% - 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £410 - £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
131 112 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.15% 11.14% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 63 86
Median daily rate £350 £331 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -14.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

LoadRunner
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

LoadRunner Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

LoadRunner
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £410 -
LoadRunner
South East

LoadRunner
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LoadRunner 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) API Testing
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Tester
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA