The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro 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 Wiltshire 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
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 56 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.29% - 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.39% - 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
59 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.60% 8.67% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 29
Average daily rate £350 £365 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +17.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £268 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -13.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
QuickTest Pro
South West

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

QuickTest Pro
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

QuickTest Pro Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

QuickTest Pro
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire 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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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
Swindon - 2 - - 1
QuickTest Pro
South West

QuickTest Pro
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) VBScript
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) jMock
3 1 (11.11%) TestPartner
3 1 (11.11%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
3 1 (11.11%) EasyMock
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 1 (11.11%) TestPartner
1 1 (11.11%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) jMock
1 1 (11.11%) EasyMock
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) VB Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) OOP
2 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) VBScript
2 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) HP