The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank - 43 44
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.27% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.57% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
LoadRunner
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 28 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.88% 7.59% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 18 32
Median daily rate £438 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £268 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £38.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 - £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.02 £38.15
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -2.96%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

LoadRunner
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Test Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) Test Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP