The table below looks at the statistics for WinRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinRunner over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP WinRunner
Rank 426 - 409
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WinRunner 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% - 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.081% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £500 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £355 £304
% change year-on-year
-22.53% +16.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WinRunner
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3690 3035 3108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.97% 13.64% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2731 2138 2314
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Median hourly rate £43.63 £27.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.57% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

WinRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WinRunner Jobs Demand Trend in London

WinRunner
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WinRunner Daily Rate Trend in London

WinRunner
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WinRunner Hourly Rate Trend in London

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 London region with a requirement for WinRunner.

1 6 (85.71%) HP UFT
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) JUnit
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (42.86%) Rational Robot
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Data Management
4 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) SilkTest
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) RIATest
4 3 (42.86%) Green Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) V-Model
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) HP UFT
2 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 3 (42.86%) Rational Robot
2 3 (42.86%) RIATest
2 3 (42.86%) SilkTest
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (14.29%) The Grinder
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Report Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Data Management
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) V-Model
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Green Hat
2 3 (42.86%) HP