The table below looks at the statistics for the LoadRunner Test Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LoadRunner Test Analyst
Rank 607 585 602
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Contract jobs requiring a LoadRunner Test Analyst 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £406 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.85% +8.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £406 £200
% change year-on-year
-19.85% +102.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

LoadRunner Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LoadRunner Test Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

LoadRunner Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LoadRunner Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LoadRunner Test Analyst within the UK.

LoadRunner Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

LoadRunner Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LoadRunner Test Analyst within the UK.

LoadRunner Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

LoadRunner Test Analyst
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Scotland - - - -

LoadRunner Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited LoadRunner Test Analyst in their job title 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 with LoadRunner Test Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Stress Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (20.00%) JMeter
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Resilience Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Volume Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Scalability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics

LoadRunner Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited LoadRunner Test Analyst in their job title 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 with LoadRunner Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Stress Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Volume Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Scalability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) SAP