The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 117 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing QuickTest Pro 17 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.14% 1.48% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
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£313 £285 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £273 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £297 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.75 -
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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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
331 270 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.77% 11.51% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 175 129
Average daily rate £340 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £414 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

QuickTest Pro Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

QuickTest Pro Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
West Yorkshire -11 13 £305 +7.01% 5
South Yorkshire - 4 £326 - 4
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 17 (62.96%) Selenium
2 16 (59.26%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
4 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (40.74%) QA
6 10 (37.04%) SQL
6 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
7 9 (33.33%) BDD
7 9 (33.33%) Open Source
7 9 (33.33%) TDD
8 8 (29.63%) WATIR
8 8 (29.63%) Web Services
8 8 (29.63%) XML
8 8 (29.63%) Sahi
9 7 (25.93%) .NET
9 7 (25.93%) Ruby
10 6 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (18.52%) WebDriver
11 5 (18.52%) Finance
12 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
12 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
12 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
12 4 (14.81%) RESTful
12 4 (14.81%) Integration Testing
12 4 (14.81%) Automation Testing
13 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
13 3 (11.11%) Sass
13 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
13 3 (11.11%) Node.js

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (11.11%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
1 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Selenium
2 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 8 (29.63%) WATIR
3 8 (29.63%) Sahi
4 5 (18.52%) WebDriver
5 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.41%) JIRA
5 2 (7.41%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
5 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.41%) Hudson
5 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.70%) TestNG
6 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Test Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) Tester
4 5 (18.52%) Automation Tester
5 4 (14.81%) QA Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
7 2 (7.41%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) QA Test Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Testing Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Automated Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Tester
8 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Web Services
1 8 (29.63%) XML
2 7 (25.93%) .NET
3 4 (14.81%) RESTful
4 3 (11.11%) Sass
4 3 (11.11%) Mustache
4 3 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.41%) REST
6 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
3 9 (33.33%) BDD
3 9 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Integration Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Automation Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) DSDM
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
6 2 (7.41%) ITSM
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) VBScript
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.41%) VCP4
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Telerik
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