The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 40 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.55% 4.29% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 21.43% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £270 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.69% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.63 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Development Applications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
44 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 17.05% 20.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 9
Average daily rate £330 £310 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £261 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £356 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

QuickTest Pro
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Bradford region.

QuickTest Pro Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

QuickTest Pro
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Load Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Stress Testing
3 4 (66.67%) JMeter
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 4 (66.67%) NeoLoad
3 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) Hudson
4 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 2 (33.33%) GitHub
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) BDD

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) JMeter
2 4 (66.67%) NeoLoad
2 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) HP