The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 49 38
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.60% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £343 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
104 77 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.32% 15.56% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 49 18
Median daily rate £425 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire