The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 134 135 117
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 8 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.17% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 1.16% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 9
Median daily rate £381 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 - £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £371 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +7.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LoadRunner
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
513 432 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.79% 14.91% 15.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 285 229
Median daily rate £425 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

LoadRunner Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

LoadRunner Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +1 7 £381 - 1
West Yorkshire +3 1 - - 1
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 24 (61.54%) Selenium
2 22 (56.41%) JMeter
2 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (51.28%) HP
4 18 (46.15%) Non-Functional Testing
5 17 (43.59%) HP UFT
5 17 (43.59%) Ruby
6 16 (41.03%) QA
6 16 (41.03%) Cucumber
7 14 (35.90%) Test Scripting
7 14 (35.90%) .NET
7 14 (35.90%) Java
7 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
8 13 (33.33%) Python
8 13 (33.33%) JIRA
9 10 (25.64%) Functional Testing
10 8 (20.51%) Windows
10 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
11 7 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (17.95%) Confluence
11 7 (17.95%) Performance Testing
11 7 (17.95%) Load Testing
11 7 (17.95%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
11 7 (17.95%) Linux
11 7 (17.95%) SNMP
11 7 (17.95%) ISEB
11 7 (17.95%) Perl
11 7 (17.95%) C
11 7 (17.95%) C#

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (61.54%) Selenium
2 22 (56.41%) JMeter
3 17 (43.59%) HP UFT
4 16 (41.03%) Cucumber
5 13 (33.33%) JIRA
6 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
7 6 (15.38%) Gatling
7 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 6 (15.38%) Maven
7 6 (15.38%) SilkPerformer
7 6 (15.38%) SoapUI
7 6 (15.38%) The Grinder
7 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
7 6 (15.38%) VisualVM
7 6 (15.38%) YourKit
8 2 (5.13%) Subversion
8 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (12.82%) Publishing
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Analyst
1 19 (48.72%) Test Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Tester
3 9 (23.08%) Performance Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Performance Test Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) QA Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) QA Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) QA Test Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) QA Test Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Test Manager
6 6 (15.38%) Performance Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Performance Test Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Test Leader
7 5 (12.82%) Agile Test Analyst
7 5 (12.82%) Performance Tester
7 5 (12.82%) Web Analyst
7 5 (12.82%) Web Test Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Automation Tester
9 3 (7.69%) LoadRunner Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 6 (15.38%) Spring
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) PKI
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Non-Functional Testing
3 14 (35.90%) Test Scripting
4 10 (25.64%) Functional Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
6 7 (17.95%) Load Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (17.95%) Performance Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 5 (12.82%) Analytics
8 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Line Management
9 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.26%) Open Source
9 4 (10.26%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Test Planning
9 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Ruby
2 14 (35.90%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 13 (33.33%) Python
4 7 (17.95%) C
4 7 (17.95%) C#
4 7 (17.95%) Perl
4 7 (17.95%) Shell Script
5 6 (15.38%) CoffeeScript
5 6 (15.38%) Scala
5 6 (15.38%) VBA
5 6 (15.38%) VBScript
6 4 (10.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) ISEB
1 7 (17.95%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) QA
2 4 (10.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) HP
2 6 (15.38%) AppDynamics
2 6 (15.38%) Dynatrace
2 6 (15.38%) IBM
2 6 (15.38%) New Relic
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Remedy
4 1 (2.56%) Telerik