The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 24 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 39 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.32% 0.71% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.63% 4.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +1.15%
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 East Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
38 43 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.34% 15.30% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 19
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

LoadRunner
Top 28 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 6 (66.67%) VBScript
1 6 (66.67%) VB
1 6 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) JMeter
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Management
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
4 3 (33.33%) JMeter
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) VBScript
1 6 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP