The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
LoadRunner
London

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

Development Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
9 30 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.69% 19.23% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 8
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £353 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

LoadRunner
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Test Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) HP