Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 21 November 2017 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 46 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +64
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.33% 1.64% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.43% 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% - -
South Wales median daily rate £300 £400 -
% change year-on-year -25.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales 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 Cardiff with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 140 96 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 22.84% 17.49% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 77 153
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £199 £256 £275
90th Percentile £475 £513 £438
South Wales median daily rate £393 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -4.85% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +22.86% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £21.50 £13.75
90th Percentile £24.42 £21.50 £20.85
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £55.00 £40.76
% change year-on-year -57.93% +34.93% -

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Cardiff

LoadRunner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadRunner in Cardiff

LoadRunner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LoadRunner in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Deployment Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Release Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow