The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for LoadUI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LoadUI over the 3 months to 27 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.

SmartBear Software LoadUI
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 622 617
Rank change year-on-year +41 -5  
Contract jobs citing LoadUI 20 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.002% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.013% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 6
Median daily rate £425 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

LoadUI 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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7654 7779 6772
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.70% 15.69% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5234 5421 4527
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 125 102
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.35 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.35% +13.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.00 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

LoadUI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for LoadUI in England

LoadUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadUI in England

LoadUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LoadUI in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LoadUI in England

LoadUI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadUI within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
London - 15 £455 - 3
West Midlands - 5 £400 -
LoadUI
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LoadUI 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 England region with a requirement for LoadUI.

1 19 (82.61%) JMeter
2 16 (69.57%) SoapUI
3 13 (56.52%) HP
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) Web Services
5 10 (43.48%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (43.48%) Defect Management
6 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
6 9 (39.13%) QA
6 9 (39.13%) Performance Testing
7 8 (34.78%) JIRA
7 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
7 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
7 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
7 8 (34.78%) LoadRunner
8 7 (30.43%) ISEB
8 7 (30.43%) Java
8 7 (30.43%) Linux
8 7 (30.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
8 7 (30.43%) BDD
8 7 (30.43%) Gatling
9 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (26.09%) Grafana
9 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
9 6 (26.09%) Feature Driven Development
9 6 (26.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (26.09%) Hudson

LoadUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (26.09%) Apache
1 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) HTTP
1 6 (26.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) JMeter
2 16 (69.57%) SoapUI
3 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
4 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
4 8 (34.78%) JIRA
4 8 (34.78%) LoadRunner
5 7 (30.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (30.43%) Gatling
6 6 (26.09%) Bitbucket
6 6 (26.09%) Fiddler
6 6 (26.09%) Hudson
6 6 (26.09%) Log4j
6 6 (26.09%) YourKit
7 4 (17.39%) HP UFT
8 3 (13.04%) WebPagetest
9 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
9 1 (4.35%) Gerrit
9 1 (4.35%) Paros
9 1 (4.35%) Selenium
9 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
1 13 (56.52%) Test Analyst
2 11 (47.83%) Performance Analyst
2 11 (47.83%) Performance Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Performance Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
6 1 (4.35%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) Ajax
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) ODBC
2 6 (26.09%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Defect Management
1 10 (43.48%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (39.13%) Performance Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
4 7 (30.43%) BDD
4 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
5 6 (26.09%) ATDD
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Feature Driven Development
5 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Engineering
6 5 (21.74%) SDLC
7 4 (17.39%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Stress Testing
8 2 (8.70%) DevOps
8 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
4 4 (17.39%) Groovy
5 3 (13.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
2 7 (30.43%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Grafana
1 6 (26.09%) Graphite
1 6 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (26.09%) HP SiteScope
1 6 (26.09%) Nagios
1 6 (26.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) HP
2 6 (26.09%) Dynatrace
3 3 (13.04%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Pega
4 1 (4.35%) Talend
4 1 (4.35%) TIBCO