The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bournemouth region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 19 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.87% 4.72% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.18% 23.08% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£238 £440 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.02% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+17.39% -58.92%
Development Applications Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
11 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 10.28% 20.47% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 9
Average daily rate £225 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £280 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Bournemouth region.

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

QuickTest Pro
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing QuickTest Pro also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited QuickTest Pro.

1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing QuickTest Pro also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited QuickTest Pro. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP