Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a LoadRunner Test Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

LoadRunner Test Analyst
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 881 875
Rank change year-on-year +50 -6 -20
Contract jobs requiring a LoadRunner Test Analyst 9 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.026% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.028% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 10
UK median daily rate £400 £369 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +8.46% +4.62%
10th Percentile £335 £256 £296
90th Percentile £450 £438 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90227 104434 107865
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.01% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58501 67966 66791
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £233
90th Percentile £619 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2891 3103 4169
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.44 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76% +1.49%

LoadRunner Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured LoadRunner Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner Test Analyst in the UK

LoadRunner Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadRunner Test Analyst in the UK

LoadRunner Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LoadRunner Test Analyst in the UK

LoadRunner Test Analyst
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner Test Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 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
England +55 9 £400 +10.34%
London +17 5 £400 -5.88%
North of England +66 4 £413 +57.14%
UK excluding London +41 4 £413 +26.92%
North East +47 3 £413 +57.14%
Yorkshire - 1 - -

LoadRunner Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, LoadRunner Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring LoadRunner Test Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Hyperion
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 1 (11.11%) Confluence
7 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
7 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 1 (11.11%) Splunk
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
7 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
7 1 (11.11%) Resilience Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 1 (11.11%) NHS
7 1 (11.11%) JIRA
7 1 (11.11%) Selenium

LoadRunner Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Fiddler
2 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (11.11%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Hyperion
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Splunk