The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 0.30% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £335 £336
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £16.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -10.95%
QuickTest Pro
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Development Applications Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.02% 6.91% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 1
Average daily rate £300 £414 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.49% +31.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

QuickTest Pro
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - - - - 1
QuickTest Pro
East Midlands

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 5 (71.43%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) VB
3 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Keyword-Driven Testing
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) Test Management
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) T-Plan
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
6 1 (14.29%) Migration

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Keyword-Driven Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) T-Plan
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) HP