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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.92% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £370 £323
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LoadRunner
South East

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
52 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.47% 10.14% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 17
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 5 £365 -
LoadRunner
South East

LoadRunner
Top 23 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (75.00%) VBScript
1 6 (75.00%) VB
1 6 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Kanban
4 3 (37.50%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) JMeter
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) JMeter
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) VBScript
1 6 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP