The table below looks at the statistics for TestComplete skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TestComplete 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£369 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
139 129 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.57% 12.02% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 78 37
Average daily rate £350 £313 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 - £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £16.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

TestComplete Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

TestComplete
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

TestComplete Daily Rate Trend in Reading

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Endeca
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Coremetrics
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Endeca
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Coremetrics
2 1 (50.00%) IBM