The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £11.75
HP UFT
Bedfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 6.90% - 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate £425 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

HP UFT
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing HP UFT 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 HP UFT.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing HP UFT 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 HP UFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy