The table below looks at the statistics for WinRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinRunner over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP WinRunner
Rank 627 634 599
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -35
Contract jobs citing WinRunner 6 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.002% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.072% 0.014% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £325 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £285 £348
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -17.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WinRunner
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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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8337 7339 6531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.48% 13.85% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5677 4888 4246
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 125 116
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.25 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.55 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.14 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

WinRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WinRunner Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinRunner
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WinRunner Daily Rate Trend in England

WinRunner
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinRunner across the England region.

WinRunner Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinRunner
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinRunner within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Yorkshire - 3 £325 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
South West - 1 - -
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UK

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WinRunner 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 England region with a requirement for WinRunner.

1 16 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 10 (62.50%) HP
2 10 (62.50%) Selenium
3 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Functional Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (37.50%) System Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Banking
7 4 (25.00%) Retail
7 4 (25.00%) SAP HCM
7 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (25.00%) SAP CRM
7 4 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (25.00%) SAP CO
7 4 (25.00%) SAP FI
7 4 (25.00%) CRM
7 4 (25.00%) SAP
8 3 (18.75%) RIATest
8 3 (18.75%) Green Hat
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) JUnit
8 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (18.75%) ISEB
8 3 (18.75%) Rational Robot

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (25.00%) SAP CRM
1 4 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (25.00%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 10 (62.50%) Selenium
3 3 (18.75%) JUnit
3 3 (18.75%) Rational Robot
3 3 (18.75%) RIATest
3 3 (18.75%) SilkTest
4 2 (12.50%) QARun
4 2 (12.50%) TestDirector
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SAP FI Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BW Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Ajax
1 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 8 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Functional Testing
3 6 (37.50%) System Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
5 4 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
8 1 (6.25%) V-Model
8 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) Green Hat
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Telerik