The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 110 118 122
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.050% 0.039% 0.038%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £320 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +84.00%
HP UFT
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 Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
224 190 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.22% 7.45% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 114 136
Median daily rate £405 £378 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.28% -2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £175.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+288.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing HP UFT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP UFT across the Berkshire region.

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

HP UFT
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP UFT across the Berkshire region.

HP UFT Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

HP UFT
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 1 £350 -
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) NetSuite

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Appium
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Leader
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) NetSuite
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com