The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for LoadUI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LoadUI over the 3 months to 22 June 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.

SmartBear Software LoadUI
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 642 634
Rank change year-on-year +45 -8  
Contract jobs citing LoadUI 18 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.006% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.036% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 6
Median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £375 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

LoadUI is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8258 8338 7465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.62% 15.46% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5649 5746 4927
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 125 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

LoadUI
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing LoadUI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LoadUI in the UK

LoadUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadUI in the UK

LoadUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LoadUI over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LoadUI in the UK

LoadUI
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadUI within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +64 18 £425 - 6
London - 13 £463 - 5
West Midlands - 5 £400 -
Warwickshire - 2 £400 -
Bedworth - 2 £400 -
Wimbledon - 2 £450 -
City of London - 1 £475 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LoadUI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for LoadUI.

1 17 (80.95%) JMeter
2 14 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 12 (57.14%) HP
4 10 (47.62%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (47.62%) Defect Management
5 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) Web Services
5 9 (42.86%) QA
5 9 (42.86%) Performance Testing
6 8 (38.10%) JIRA
6 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
6 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
6 8 (38.10%) LoadRunner
7 7 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (33.33%) Linux
7 7 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 7 (33.33%) BDD
7 7 (33.33%) Gatling
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (28.57%) Grafana
8 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 6 (28.57%) Feature Driven Development
8 6 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (28.57%) Hudson
8 6 (28.57%) Bitbucket
8 6 (28.57%) HP SiteScope

LoadUI
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 6 (28.57%) Apache
1 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
1 6 (28.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) JMeter
2 14 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
4 8 (38.10%) JIRA
4 8 (38.10%) LoadRunner
5 7 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (33.33%) Gatling
6 6 (28.57%) Bitbucket
6 6 (28.57%) Fiddler
6 6 (28.57%) Hudson
6 6 (28.57%) Log4j
6 6 (28.57%) YourKit
7 4 (19.05%) HP UFT
8 3 (14.29%) WebPagetest
9 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
9 1 (4.76%) Gerrit
9 1 (4.76%) Paros
9 1 (4.76%) Selenium
9 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Test Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Performance Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Performance Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Performance Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Web Services
2 6 (28.57%) Ajax
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) ODBC
3 5 (23.81%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Defect Management
1 10 (47.62%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
4 7 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (28.57%) ATDD
5 6 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (28.57%) Feature Driven Development
5 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 6 (28.57%) TDD
6 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Performance Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) SDLC
7 4 (19.05%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (9.52%) DevOps
8 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
8 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) Groovy
5 3 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 6 (28.57%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Grafana
1 6 (28.57%) Graphite
1 6 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
1 6 (28.57%) Nagios
1 6 (28.57%) ZABBIX
2 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) HP
2 6 (28.57%) Dynatrace
3 3 (14.29%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Pega
4 1 (4.76%) Talend
4 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
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