The first table below looks at the demand for TestComplete skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 25 July 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 South East 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 236 223 238
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing TestComplete 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.083% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.77% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 £288
% change year-on-year
- +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
992 913 872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.81% 10.78% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 497 453
Average daily rate £350 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 51
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.50 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £44.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

TestComplete Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

TestComplete
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

TestComplete Daily Rate Trend in the South East

TestComplete
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Surrey - 2 - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
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England

TestComplete
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 3 (60.00%) MSBuild
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) NHS
4 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (60.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center