The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 89 95 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -28
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 4 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.22% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.25% 1.46% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 11
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£300 £700 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +93.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.75 -
QuickTest Pro
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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 Surrey region.

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
178 205 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.48% 14.82% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 105 84
Average daily rate £380 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 14
Average hourly rate £46.25 £39.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.58% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £39.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.81 £39.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

QuickTest Pro
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

QuickTest Pro Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

QuickTest Pro
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Reigate - 3 £300 - 1
Woking - 1 £265 - 1
Staines - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Epsom - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) JMeter
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) nginx
5 2 (20.00%) Selenium
5 2 (20.00%) GWT
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (20.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (30.00%) JMeter
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Performance Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) GWT
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Management
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) ATDD
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle