Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 February 2018 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 158 185
Rank change year-on-year +13 +27 -22
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 16 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.44% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.08% 1.72% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 13
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +27.12%
10th Percentile £340 £374 £363
90th Percentile £466 £406 £428
South East median daily rate £375 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -8.54% +2.50% +17.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 519 522 752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 14.43% 14.10% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 294 424
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £459
South East median daily rate £450 £403 £375
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 38
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +17.33%
10th Percentile £42.00 £23.85 £32.16
90th Percentile £50.78 £72.09 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £45.20 £41.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +10.23% -6.82% +17.33%

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadRunner in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LoadRunner in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LoadRunner in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Andover - 9 £463 -
Fareham - 1 £350 -
LoadRunner
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 16 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 15 (93.75%) SpecFlow
2 15 (93.75%) .NET
3 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
4 12 (75.00%) HP
5 11 (68.75%) Oracle
5 11 (68.75%) Java
5 11 (68.75%) Ant
5 11 (68.75%) Eclipse
5 11 (68.75%) HP UFT
5 11 (68.75%) TestNG
5 11 (68.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (68.75%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (68.75%) F#
5 11 (68.75%) PuTTY
5 11 (68.75%) WinSCP
5 11 (68.75%) Defect Tracking
5 11 (68.75%) HP ALM
6 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database
6 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (62.50%) System Integration Testing
6 10 (62.50%) Test Strategy
6 10 (62.50%) API Testing
6 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (62.50%) SoapUI
6 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (62.50%) Web Services
6 10 (62.50%) SQL Server

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) PuTTY
1 11 (68.75%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 15 (93.75%) SpecFlow
3 11 (68.75%) Ant
3 11 (68.75%) Eclipse
3 11 (68.75%) HP UFT
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle APEX
3 11 (68.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (68.75%) TestNG
4 10 (62.50%) SoapUI
5 5 (31.25%) JIRA
5 5 (31.25%) JMeter
6 4 (25.00%) NUnit
6 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Developer in Test
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Test Specialist
7 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 11 (68.75%) Defect Tracking
4 10 (62.50%) API Testing
4 10 (62.50%) System Integration Testing
4 10 (62.50%) Test Strategy
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Web Testing
8 2 (12.50%) SDET
9 1 (6.25%) Test Management
9 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 1 (6.25%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) F#
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) ISEB
1 8 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 8 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) HP ALM
2 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) HP
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
3 9 (56.25%) Software AG
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) webMethods
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow