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 3 months to 28 March 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.

RadView WebLOAD
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 636 633
Contract jobs citing WebLOAD 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.006% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.038% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £420 £370
% change year-on-year - +13.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

WebLOAD 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 7822 7816 7091
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.35% 14.59% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5284 5224 4525
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 189 137
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.40 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.24% +13.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £32.00 £28.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

WebLOAD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WebLOAD in the UK

WebLOAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebLOAD in the UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebLOAD 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 WebLOAD.

1 7 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 7 (100.00%) JMeter
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) NeoLoad
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Statistics
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) LoadUI
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JMeter
1 7 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 7 (100.00%) NeoLoad
2 2 (28.57%) LoadUI
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tester
1 6 (85.71%) Tester
2 4 (57.14%) Lead Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft