The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Somerset region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.44% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £339 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.63 - £32.25
Development Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 45 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.91% 21.63% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 21 8
Average daily rate £325 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -2.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £34.70 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
QuickTest Pro
South West

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Somerset
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago