The first table below looks at the demand for WinRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinRunner over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Swindon 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP WinRunner
Rank - 35 38
Contract jobs citing WinRunner 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 1.09% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category - 9.09% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £435 £528
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £356 £425
% change year-on-year
-24.56% -16.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
94 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.98% 11.96% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 28 26
Average daily rate £350 £430 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +2.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £600 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -50.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
WinRunner
Wiltshire

WinRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

WinRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

WinRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

WinRunner Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

WinRunner
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

WinRunner Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

WinRunner
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing WinRunner 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 WinRunner.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing WinRunner 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 WinRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy