The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 75 88 103
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 43 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.05% 1.11% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.92% 6.35% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 9
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£394 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £281 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £458 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -21.25%
QuickTest Pro
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
309 299 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.75% 17.42% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 195 159
Average daily rate £350 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £438 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £42.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

QuickTest Pro
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Hampshire region.

QuickTest Pro Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

QuickTest Pro
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gosport -4 20 £450 +3.44% 2
Southampton - 1 £315 -
Winchester - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - -
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 91 (83.49%) Oracle
2 88 (80.73%) HP
3 82 (75.23%) ISTQB
4 74 (67.89%) .NET
5 72 (66.06%) HTML
5 72 (66.06%) Security Cleared
6 71 (65.14%) JavaScript
7 70 (64.22%) JSP
8 69 (63.30%) ASP.NET
9 65 (59.63%) VB
10 63 (57.80%) C#
11 62 (56.88%) SC Cleared
12 61 (55.96%) Test Automation
13 58 (53.21%) CRM
14 57 (52.29%) Microsoft
15 55 (50.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 48 (44.04%) Knowledge Management
17 41 (37.61%) Functional Testing
18 37 (33.94%) Test Scripting
19 35 (32.11%) Oracle Reports
20 30 (27.52%) Project Management
21 28 (25.69%) HP Quality Center
22 24 (22.02%) DV Cleared
23 23 (21.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 21 (19.27%) Software Testing
24 21 (19.27%) LoadRunner
25 19 (17.43%) Oracle EBS
25 19 (17.43%) UNIX
26 18 (16.51%) Windows
27 17 (15.60%) Performance Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (17.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.60%) TCP/IP
1 17 (15.60%) HTTPS
2 16 (14.68%) DNS
2 16 (14.68%) HTTP
3 5 (4.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (32.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (19.27%) LoadRunner
2 5 (4.59%) Selenium
3 4 (3.67%) JMeter
3 4 (3.67%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.75%) Maven
4 3 (2.75%) JIRA
4 3 (2.75%) FitNesse
4 3 (2.75%) RSpec
4 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.75%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.75%) JUnit
4 3 (2.75%) Zephyr
4 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (1.83%) Finance
1 2 (1.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (25.69%) Analyst
1 28 (25.69%) Test Analyst
2 24 (22.02%) Test Manager
3 22 (20.18%) Tester
3 22 (20.18%) Test Leader
4 18 (16.51%) Test Specialist
5 11 (10.09%) Automation Tester
5 11 (10.09%) Automation Specialist
6 10 (9.17%) Automation Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) Performance Tester
7 9 (8.26%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Test Automation Specialist
8 6 (5.50%) Performance Test Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Performance Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Performance Test Specialist
9 4 (3.67%) QA Tester
10 3 (2.75%) Test Consultant
10 3 (2.75%) Performance Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Systems Test Analyst
10 3 (2.75%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (67.89%) .NET
2 72 (66.06%) HTML
3 70 (64.22%) JSP
4 69 (63.30%) ASP.NET
5 10 (9.17%) OLE
6 3 (2.75%) JPA
7 2 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.83%) CSS
7 2 (1.83%) jQuery
7 2 (1.83%) CSS3
7 2 (1.83%) HTML5
7 2 (1.83%) Ajax
8 1 (0.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) User Experience
2 3 (2.75%) AS400
2 3 (2.75%) iSeries
3 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.43%) UNIX
2 18 (16.51%) Windows
3 17 (15.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (15.60%) Windows 2000
3 17 (15.60%) Windows XP
3 17 (15.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (55.96%) Test Automation
2 58 (53.21%) CRM
3 48 (44.04%) Knowledge Management
4 41 (37.61%) Functional Testing
5 37 (33.94%) Test Scripting
6 30 (27.52%) Project Management
7 21 (19.27%) Software Testing
8 17 (15.60%) Performance Testing
9 13 (11.93%) Test Strategy
10 8 (7.34%) Load Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Regression Testing
12 4 (3.67%) Automated Testing
13 3 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (2.75%) Security Testing
13 3 (2.75%) Performance Engineering
14 2 (1.83%) Automation Testing
14 2 (1.83%) Data Protection
14 2 (1.83%) Web Development
15 1 (0.92%) Content Management
15 1 (0.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (65.14%) JavaScript
2 65 (59.63%) VB
3 63 (57.80%) C#
4 5 (4.59%) VBScript
4 5 (4.59%) Java
5 4 (3.67%) SQL
6 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.92%) VBA
6 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 82 (75.23%) ISTQB
2 72 (66.06%) Security Cleared
3 62 (56.88%) SC Cleared
4 55 (50.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 24 (22.02%) DV Cleared
6 23 (21.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (8.26%) ISEB
8 5 (4.59%) MCITP
9 4 (3.67%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.83%) CCNP
10 2 (1.83%) CCNA
10 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.83%) MCSE
10 2 (1.83%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 28 (25.69%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (15.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.75%) Puppet
3 3 (2.75%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 91 (83.49%) Oracle
2 88 (80.73%) HP
3 57 (52.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.42%) Siebel
5 2 (1.83%) Citrix
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