The first table below looks at the demand for NeoLoad skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NeoLoad over the 3 months to 29 July 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 West Yorkshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Neotys NeoLoad
Rank - 90 -
Contract jobs citing NeoLoad 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.59% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £288 £220
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +30.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.00 -
Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
225 202 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.25% 13.32% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 129 175
Average daily rate £340 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £34.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.31% +86.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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NeoLoad
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

NeoLoad Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

NeoLoad
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

NeoLoad Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

NeoLoad
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

NeoLoad Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

NeoLoad
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NeoLoad within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Last Year
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Yorkshire

NeoLoad
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing NeoLoad 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 NeoLoad.

1 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) JMeter
3 3 (33.33%) LoadUI
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) JProfiler
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) SoapUI

NeoLoad
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing NeoLoad 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 NeoLoad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JMeter
2 3 (33.33%) LoadUI
3 2 (22.22%) JProfiler
4 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Tester
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL