The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank - 87 -
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.15% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
LoadRunner
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
192 136 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.69% 10.26% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 87 97
Average daily rate £398 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £189 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 16
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -18.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

LoadRunner
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LoadRunner across the Surrey region.

LoadRunner Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

LoadRunner
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - - - - 2
LoadRunner
South East

LoadRunner
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Web Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Web Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP