Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for LoadRunner skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LoadRunner over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HP LoadRunner
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 8 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - -
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 10 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 17.24% 17.31% -
As % of the Development Applications category 32.26% 64.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Andover median daily rate £456 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.35% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £375 £475
% change year-on-year +13.33% -21.05% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

LoadRunner is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 31 14 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 53.45% 26.92% 62.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 20
Andover median daily rate £425 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71% +5.00%
10th Percentile £322 £363 £317
90th Percentile £491 £483 £499
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Andover median hourly rate - - £22.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing LoadRunner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Andover

LoadRunner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LoadRunner in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadRunner in Andover

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 10 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) JMeter
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) eggPlant
3 4 (40.00%) NeoLoad
3 4 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (40.00%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) eggPlant
1 4 (40.00%) JMeter
1 4 (40.00%) NeoLoad
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Tester
1 8 (80.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) F#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP