The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.57% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
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 Gloucestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
113 22 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.48% 7.48% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 8 34
Average daily rate £450 £275 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -27.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 16
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
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 Gloucestershire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Netcool
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) PDA
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) AIX

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

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

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) WinRunner
2 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Technology Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Netcool
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix