The first table below looks at the demand for TestPartner skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestPartner over the 3 months to 31 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 East Midlands 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compuware TestPartner
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TestPartner 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
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 - £235 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
181 117 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.52% 8.07% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 53 47
Average daily rate £338 £301 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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TestPartner
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

TestPartner Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

TestPartner
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TestPartner across the East Midlands region.

TestPartner Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

TestPartner
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing TestPartner 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 TestPartner.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model

TestPartner
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing TestPartner 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 TestPartner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VisionPLUS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model