The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Development Applications Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.48% 2.63% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

LoadRunner
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP