The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.99% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£449 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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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 Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
67 67 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.16% 20.24% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 37
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 16
Average hourly rate £57.50 £39.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.43% +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LoadRunner across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (66.67%) NetWeaver
2 2 (66.67%) SAP R/3
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Basis
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) HP

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (66.67%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Basis
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) HP