The first table below looks at the demand for TestComplete skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 17 April 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 of England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TestComplete 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £256
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
391 224 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.42% 9.92% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 124 171
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 57
Average hourly rate £37.00 £34.92 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £14.95 £26.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £56.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
TestComplete
England

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

TestComplete Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

TestComplete
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing TestComplete 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 TestComplete.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing TestComplete 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 TestComplete. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft