The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 26 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 48 38
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.43% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £374 £338
% change year-on-year +4.27% +10.81%  
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 Coventry with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18 70 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 7.23% 17.11% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 32
Median daily rate £394 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £454 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £30.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

LoadRunner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadRunner in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 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 Coventry region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Volume Testing

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Volume Testing
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) SAP