The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
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 £344 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.24% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
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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 Somerset region.

Development Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
52 94 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.40% 21.27% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 75 7
Average daily rate £325 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 1
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.84 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -15.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

LoadRunner
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) OAT Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA