The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 25 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 Brighton 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 26 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.40% 0.56% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.64% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
22 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 10.23% 10.61% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 8
Average daily rate £275 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £151 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Brighton

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

QuickTest Pro
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP