The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 32 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.79% - 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.00% - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.81% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
LoadRunner
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
40 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 15.81% 8.95% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 16
Median daily rate £370 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £243 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £500 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £9.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+377.77% -78.82%
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 Dorset

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

LoadRunner
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 2 - -
LoadRunner
South West

LoadRunner
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#