Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for NeoLoad skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NeoLoad over the 6 months to 16 December 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.

Neotys NeoLoad
England > North West
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 208 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Contract jobs citing NeoLoad 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.10% 0.018% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.49% 0.096% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
North West median daily rate £400 - -
England median daily rate £508 £350 £475
% change year-on-year +45.00% -26.32% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

NeoLoad 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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,227 1,042 990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.56% 18.41% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 712 668
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £284 £290
90th Percentile £588 £550 £500
England median daily rate £475 £463 £430
% change year-on-year +2.70% +7.62% +4.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 26
North West median hourly rate £39.25 £41.88 £40.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.27% +3.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £29.25 £36.89 £34.63
90th Percentile £47.88 £55.00 £44.38
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

NeoLoad
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing NeoLoad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for NeoLoad in the North West

NeoLoad
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NeoLoad within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Merseyside - 6 £400 -
NeoLoad
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NeoLoad 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 North West region with a requirement for NeoLoad.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) UML
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) JMeter
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Google
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) GWT
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Mule
1 6 (100.00%) JPA

NeoLoad
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 6 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (100.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Apigee
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) JMeter
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Agile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (100.00%) GWT
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) JPA
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
1 6 (100.00%) Sass
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Spring Batch
1 6 (100.00%) Vaadin
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Microservices
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Kibana
1 6 (100.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Google
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle