The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 13 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 5.36% 0.97% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% 8.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £273 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.31% -39.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LoadRunner
Hertfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 10.71% 11.65% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Median daily rate £475 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

LoadRunner
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) V-Model
2 4 (80.00%) Confluence
2 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Zephyr
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Migration

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 4 (80.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Test Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) HP