The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
- -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £12.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+140.00% -24.24%
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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 Dorset region.

Development Applications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
31 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 14.83% 12.72% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 7
Average daily rate £280 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £488 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Average hourly rate £48.50 £27.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.36% -31.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

QuickTest Pro
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB