The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
LoadRunner
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
53 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.91% 8.72% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 18
Median daily rate £313 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £363 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
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 Leicestershire

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

LoadRunner
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) IIS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#