The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 27 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.68% - 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
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 Croydon region.

Development Applications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
13 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.84% 10.38% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 7
Average daily rate £450 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £322 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £380 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center