The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.79% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
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
London

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

Development Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
14 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.02% 18.18% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 2
Average daily rate £475 £525 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -8.69%
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 £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP UFT across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

HP UFT
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripter
1 1 (50.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) HP