The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.75% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £16.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -18.75%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Development Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15 13 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.16% 6.34% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 31
Average daily rate £450 £616 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.88% +2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £335 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

QuickTest Pro
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) RequisitePro
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Robot
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) RequisitePro
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Robot
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM