Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 22 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 71 98
Rank change year-on-year -26 +27 +3
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 1 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.077% 1.33% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 6.25% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 3
Glasgow median daily rate £410 £390 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +13.04% +14.05%
10th Percentile £395 £300 £302
90th Percentile £425 £400 £410
Scotland median daily rate £415 £390 £418
% change year-on-year +6.41% -6.59% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 284 240 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.81% 21.33% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 133 103
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £260 £240
90th Percentile £518 £450 £400
Scotland median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £190.00 £14.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1257.14% -74.55% +33.33%
10th Percentile £92.75 £14.00 £52.50
90th Percentile £195.00 £42.80 £63.75
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +6.26%

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Glasgow

LoadRunner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadRunner in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Engineering

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (100.00%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP