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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 52 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.22% - 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.99% - 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£325 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.50 -
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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
101 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.54% 13.97% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 28 23
Average daily rate £438 £401 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (66.67%) AirWatch
2 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (66.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp