The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 155 149 172
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 7 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.40% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 2.63% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 26
Median daily rate £413 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £327 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +84.00%
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 City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
594 532 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.56% 15.38% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 440 625
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HP UFT
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP UFT across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

HP UFT Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

HP UFT
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP UFT across the City of London region.

HP UFT Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) VBScript
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQLPlus
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) TestComplete
5 2 (16.67%) Toad
5 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
6 1 (8.33%) Hudson
6 1 (8.33%) JBehave
6 1 (8.33%) Maven
6 1 (8.33%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (8.33%) RSpec
6 1 (8.33%) Sahi
6 1 (8.33%) WATIR
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Developer in Test
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (16.67%) Derivative
1 2 (16.67%) Fintech
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
2 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (8.33%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (8.33%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) API Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) VBScript
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Groovy
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) WCAG
3 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) webMethods
3 1 (8.33%) WorldPay
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