The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 42 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.01% 0.52% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.39% 6.90% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£190 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +19.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
- -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £12.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+140.00% -24.24%
QuickTest Pro
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
23 29 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.81% 7.53% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 46
Average daily rate £349 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

QuickTest Pro
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

QuickTest Pro Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

QuickTest Pro
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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
Crawley - - - - 1
Gatwick - - - -
Horsham - - - -
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Banking

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (75.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center