The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 72 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 7 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.75% 1.29% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.05% 14.29% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 9
Median daily rate £363 £430 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.69% +56.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £394 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £433 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
87 112 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.32% 9.00% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 61 64
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

HP UFT Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

HP UFT
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Milton Keynes +10 7 £363 -15.69% 1
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Temenos T24
4 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
4 6 (46.15%) Temenos
5 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (38.46%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
6 4 (30.77%) JIRA
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Retail
7 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
8 2 (15.38%) eggPlant
8 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
8 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 2 (15.38%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (15.38%) JMeter
8 2 (15.38%) VBScript
8 2 (15.38%) .NET
8 2 (15.38%) C#
8 2 (15.38%) Java

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Temenos T24
2 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) eggPlant
3 2 (15.38%) JMeter
3 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Electronics
5 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Lead
3 2 (15.38%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) HR Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
4 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
6 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (7.69%) Migration
8 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Temenos
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
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