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 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 61 -
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 0 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 1.57% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 7.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £380 -
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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 119 148 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 17.89% 21.11% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 96 39
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £190.00 - £65.00
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 Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) CRM

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft