Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a LoadRunner Test Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 876 842 857
Rank change year-on-year -34 +15 +10
Contract jobs requiring a LoadRunner Test Analyst 2 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.015% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.015% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 16
UK median daily rate £375 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +16.79% -14.38%
10th Percentile £363 £369 £246
90th Percentile £388 £429 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £423 £320
% change year-on-year -11.24% +32.03% -21.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 94,433 90,345 102,409
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.77% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,733 58,963 65,345
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,782 3,196 3,879
UK median hourly rate £18.44 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.43% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.12%

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 5 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 22 January 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
UK excluding London +11 2 £375 -11.24%
England -9 2 £375 -
North East +53 1 - -
North of England +40 1 - -
South West - 1 £375 -

LoadRunner Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Resilience Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Banking

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Resilience Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting