The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - 35 17
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - 1.86% 5.15%
As % of the Development Applications category - 9.76% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £316 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £108.00 £35.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+204.22% +162.96%
HP UFT
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
9 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.69% 19.07% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 22
Median daily rate £325 £335 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford 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 Bradford

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Bradford