Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for WebLOAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebLOAD over the 6 months to 27 July 2021 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.

RadView WebLOAD
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 751 560 852
Rank change year-on-year -191 +292 -
Contract jobs citing WebLOAD 13 1 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.003% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.10% 0.015% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
10th Percentile £430 " £335
25th Percentile £447 " £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 - £450
75th Percentile £500 " £481
90th Percentile £515 " £485
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £450

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 12,785 6,728 17,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.92% 18.06% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,668 4,689 11,908
10th Percentile £350 £331 £330
25th Percentile £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 97 262
10th Percentile £25.50 £21.40 £23.25
25th Percentile £40.00 £41.25 £37.81
Median hourly rate £49.00 £47.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60.00 £55.00 £50.84
90th Percentile £68.25 £62.10 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.00 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%

WebLOAD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing WebLOAD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for WebLOAD in the UK

WebLOAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WebLOAD.

Daily rate trend for WebLOAD in the UK

WebLOAD
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 WebLOAD within the UK over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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 -139 11 £438 -
Work from Home - 7 £488 -
London -121 6 £438 -
South East - 2 - -
UK excluding London - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing WebLOAD 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 with a requirement for WebLOAD.

1 13 (100.00%) JMeter
1 13 (100.00%) NeoLoad
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
4 9 (69.23%) RESTful
4 9 (69.23%) Azure
4 9 (69.23%) AWS
4 9 (69.23%) C#
4 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 9 (69.23%) Cucumber
4 9 (69.23%) BDD
4 9 (69.23%) Splunk
4 9 (69.23%) Agile Testing
4 9 (69.23%) GitHub
4 9 (69.23%) DevOps
4 9 (69.23%) Scrum
4 9 (69.23%) TDD
4 9 (69.23%) Acceptance Criteria
4 9 (69.23%) Postman
5 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Selenium
6 6 (46.15%) NUnit
6 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
6 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
6 6 (46.15%) ISEB
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) JUnit

WebLOAD
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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) AWS
1 9 (69.23%) Azure
1 9 (69.23%) GitHub
2 6 (46.15%) Slack
3 3 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
1 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) JMeter
1 13 (100.00%) NeoLoad
2 9 (69.23%) Cucumber
2 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 9 (69.23%) Postman
3 6 (46.15%) JUnit
3 6 (46.15%) Mockito
3 6 (46.15%) NUnit
3 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 6 (46.15%) Serenity BDD
3 6 (46.15%) SpecFlow
3 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (46.15%) TestNG
4 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
5 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (23.08%) JIRA
5 3 (23.08%) Katalon Studio
5 3 (23.08%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (7.69%) LoadUI
6 1 (7.69%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Development Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Software Development Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Development Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) RESTful
2 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
2 6 (46.15%) WireMock
3 3 (23.08%) Kafka
3 3 (23.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 9 (69.23%) Acceptance Criteria
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Testing
3 9 (69.23%) BDD
3 9 (69.23%) DevOps
3 9 (69.23%) Scrum
3 9 (69.23%) TDD
4 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Microservices
4 6 (46.15%) SDET
4 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
5 5 (38.46%) User Stories
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Coaching
7 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
3 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Kubernetes
2 3 (23.08%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Splunk
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) OutSystems
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle