The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 55 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 0.65% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 5.71% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £299 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
77 70 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.77% 11.35% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 60
Median daily rate £395 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.39% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £348 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.89 £33.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.84% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.02%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

HP UFT
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development