The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 22 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 West Lothian 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 17.14% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 31.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+17.39% -58.92%
Development Applications Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 54.29% 9.86% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 2
Average daily rate £375 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +0.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
QuickTest Pro
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QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

QuickTest Pro
Top 8 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Degree

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
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