The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.22% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £170.00 £35.50 £60.63
% change year-on-year
+378.87% -41.44%
HP UFT
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
75 109 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.41% 24.06% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 73 26
Median daily rate £438 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 11
Median hourly rate £46.10 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £41.40 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £43.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.02 £38.15
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -2.96%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) RSpec
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) RSpec
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (75.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP