The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 42 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.08% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.77% 2.22% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £326
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
57 45 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.36% 7.83% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 18
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £264 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

LoadRunner Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

LoadRunner
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +17 4 £300 -
LoadRunner
East Midlands

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) JMeter
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) CICS
3 2 (33.33%) COBOL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) RIA
4 1 (16.67%) Introscope
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 2 (33.33%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (16.67%) Introscope
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) JMS
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) RIA
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) COBOL
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) CA