The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for LoadRunner skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 24 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 154 203
Rank change year-on-year -10 +49  
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 2 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.061% 0.33% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 1.85% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £373 £334
% change year-on-year +4.55% +11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50

LoadRunner is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 666 596 717
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.39% 17.62% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 497 581
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.85%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in the City of London

LoadRunner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadRunner in the City of London

LoadRunner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LoadRunner in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Log4j
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (50.00%) Gatling
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (50.00%) Log4j
1 1 (50.00%) WebPagetest
1 1 (50.00%) YourKit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ATDD
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
1 1 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
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