The first table below looks at the demand for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Nottingham region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 31 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.70% 0.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £383 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
30 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.56% 4.21% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 22
Average daily rate £338 £338 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
LoadRunner
Nottinghamshire

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LoadRunner across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Introscope
3 1 (20.00%) CICS
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) RIA
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) CA Wily

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) Introscope
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (20.00%) RIA
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) COBOL
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (20.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Nottingham
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