The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - - 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £11.75
HP UFT
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
46 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 12.78% 7.12% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 17
Average daily rate £325 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £274 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

HP UFT
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP