The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50
HP UFT
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
33 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 23.91% 7.64% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 7 13
Median daily rate £373 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

HP UFT
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Halifax region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Ranorex
1 2 (100.00%) Testopia
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ranorex
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Testopia
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Finance Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center