The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank - 43 -
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 0.53% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £346
% change year-on-year
- +8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £4.00
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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 Derbyshire region.

Development Applications Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
13 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.73% 5.79% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 1
Average daily rate £300 £415 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% +31.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware