The first table below looks at the demand for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull 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 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 Solihull 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £385 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.49% +18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
11 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 14.29% 5.15% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate £325 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £193 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £325 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

LoadRunner
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET