The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.56% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £16.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -18.75%
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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 Peterborough region.

Development Applications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
24 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.50% 4.19% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 7
Average daily rate £425 £350 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £249 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

QuickTest Pro
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Code Coverage
3 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) C#

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Test Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Code Coverage
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
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