Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 85 63
Rank change year-on-year +19 -22 -5
Contract jobs citing LoadRunner 1 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.12% 0.17% 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.84% 1.05% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 11
South Yorkshire median daily rate £575 £403 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -17.01% +46.97%
10th Percentile £563 £398 £413
90th Percentile £588 £411 £526
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £400 £468
% change year-on-year +25.00% -14.44% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 119 191 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.29% 15.80% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 146 125
South Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% - +41.67%
10th Percentile £309 £313 £310
90th Percentile £638 £575 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £414 £370
% change year-on-year -0.30% +11.82% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in South Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadRunner in South Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Sheffield +16 1 £575 +42.86%
LoadRunner
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) WCAG
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (100.00%) SFIA
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Slack

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) SFIA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus