The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 38 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.97% - 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.02% - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £4.00
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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 Nottingham region.

Development Applications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
57 39 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 13.77% 10.00% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 7
Average daily rate £350 £363 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 28 November 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 6 (85.71%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) FCoE
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) WMI
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) COBOL
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) CICS
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 1 (14.29%) Mainframe

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (14.29%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FCoE
1 2 (28.57%) SNMP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Introscope
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Monitoring Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) RIA
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WMI
2 1 (14.29%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos