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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 70 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 1 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.12% 0.62% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.06% 4.76% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £200 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -52.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +91.66%

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
94 126 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.30% 13.02% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 56 74
Median daily rate £350 £328 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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
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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +6 1 - - 1
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle