Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 20 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 89 87
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +12
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 5 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.29% 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.02% 2.26% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 10
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +46.15% -27.78%
East of England median daily rate £450 £475 £300
% change year-on-year -5.26% +58.33% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 247 177 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.82% 12.91% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 96 113
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £416 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.16% +10.93% -
10th Percentile £296 £256 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £510
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 8
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £44.00 £50.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +48.15% -6.25%
10th Percentile £42.00 £43.75 £11.38
90th Percentile £46.00 £53.75 £42.88
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.56 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.78% +1.41% +5.89%

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Hertfordshire

LoadRunner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadRunner in Hertfordshire

LoadRunner
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Watford - 5 - - 1
LoadRunner
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) AWK
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (100.00%) New Relic
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Dynatrace
1 5 (100.00%) Grafana
1 5 (100.00%) The Grinder

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) The Grinder
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) AWK
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Grafana
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 5 (100.00%) Dynatrace
1 5 (100.00%) New Relic
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle