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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 47 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.24% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.44% 3.23% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
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Nottinghamshire

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
41 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 9.74% 10.51% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 8
Average daily rate £413 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £279 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £388 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP