The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - 46 30
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 1.23% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category - 7.25% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £313 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
53 69 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.06% 16.95% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 12
Average daily rate £350 £400 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +34.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £305 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP