The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 98 105 118
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 14 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.79% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.09% 2.46% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 5
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £240 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £504 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
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 Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
230 285 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.97% 14.81% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 161 186
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 11
Median hourly rate £43.00 £60.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £38.60 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.89 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

HP UFT Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

HP UFT
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP UFT across the Hampshire region.

HP UFT Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

HP UFT
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Andover - 6 £400 - 1
Basingstoke +16 3 £314 -21.50%
Fareham -10 2 £448 - 1
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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

1 23 (85.19%) Oracle
2 22 (81.48%) Test Scripting
3 20 (74.07%) Migration
3 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (70.37%) HP
4 19 (70.37%) F#
5 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
6 17 (62.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (62.96%) Defect Tracking
6 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
7 16 (59.26%) Selenium
8 14 (51.85%) Regression Testing
9 13 (48.15%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (48.15%) Oracle Applications
10 12 (44.44%) C#
11 11 (40.74%) VBScript
11 11 (40.74%) Software Testing
11 11 (40.74%) SpecFlow
12 9 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
12 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
12 9 (33.33%) User Stories
12 9 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
13 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (29.63%) Scrum
13 8 (29.63%) SQL
13 8 (29.63%) Windows
13 8 (29.63%) C++
13 8 (29.63%) ISEB
13 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) PuTTY
1 8 (29.63%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (59.26%) Selenium
3 11 (40.74%) SpecFlow
4 9 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (29.63%) Toad
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (22.22%) TeamCity
7 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
7 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 3 (11.11%) JIRA
7 3 (11.11%) SilkTest
8 2 (7.41%) Bugzilla
8 2 (7.41%) Trac
9 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
9 1 (3.70%) Robot Framework
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Tester
2 10 (37.04%) Automation Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Test Scripting
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Migration
3 17 (62.96%) Defect Tracking
4 14 (51.85%) Regression Testing
5 11 (40.74%) Software Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 9 (33.33%) User Stories
7 8 (29.63%) ETL
7 8 (29.63%) Scrum
7 8 (29.63%) Test Management
8 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (22.22%) Service Management
10 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
11 3 (11.11%) DevOps
11 3 (11.11%) Validation
11 3 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
12 2 (7.41%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) F#
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) VBScript
4 8 (29.63%) C++
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
3 8 (29.63%) ISEB
4 5 (18.52%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Oracle
2 19 (70.37%) HP
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 6 (22.22%) Remedy
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
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