The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - - 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £316 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.11% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+29.57% +162.96%
HP UFT
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Development Applications Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 12 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.17% 4.74% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 26
Median daily rate £238 £324 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.64% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £400 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire