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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.83% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 18.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£303 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.38 £11.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -44.57%
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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 Derbyshire region.

Development Applications Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
33 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 15.57% 7.94% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 2
Average daily rate £325 £265 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +6.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.27% -3.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (75.00%) QA
1 6 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) VB
2 5 (62.50%) LoadRunner
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Automation Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Test Management
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Mainframe

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) LoadRunner
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Test Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 5 (62.50%) Automation Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Keyword-Driven Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) T-Plan
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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