The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 394 400 377
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 43 46 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.05% 1.27% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 31
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
- -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.38
HP UFT
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4082 3609 3596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.98% 15.26% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2964 2594 2561
Median daily rate £463 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.95% -50.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.00 £25.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.00 £78.35
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 London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in London

HP UFT
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP UFT across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

HP UFT Daily Rate Histogram in London

HP UFT
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

HP UFT Hourly Rate Trend in London

HP UFT
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +31 6 £450 +28.57% 2
Bromley - 1 £500 -
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 51 (50.00%) HP
2 48 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (40.20%) SQL
4 36 (35.29%) QA
4 36 (35.29%) Selenium
5 34 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 32 (31.37%) Finance
6 32 (31.37%) LoadRunner
7 29 (28.43%) HP Quality Center
8 27 (26.47%) TDD
9 25 (24.51%) Java
10 24 (23.53%) ISTQB
11 22 (21.57%) JIRA
11 22 (21.57%) Functional Testing
11 22 (21.57%) Unix
12 21 (20.59%) Banking
13 20 (19.61%) Cucumber
13 20 (19.61%) Software Testing
14 18 (17.65%) Test Scripting
14 18 (17.65%) BDD
14 18 (17.65%) Waterfall
15 17 (16.67%) JUnit
15 17 (16.67%) VBScript
15 17 (16.67%) ISEB
16 16 (15.69%) JMeter
17 15 (14.71%) Regression Testing
17 15 (14.71%) SOAP
17 15 (14.71%) Windows
17 15 (14.71%) SoapUI
17 15 (14.71%) DevOps

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (0.98%) Confluence
1 1 (0.98%) MQSeries
1 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.98%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) FTP
1 1 (0.98%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.86%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.98%) DB2
6 1 (0.98%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (0.98%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 36 (35.29%) Selenium
2 32 (31.37%) LoadRunner
3 22 (21.57%) JIRA
4 20 (19.61%) Cucumber
5 17 (16.67%) JUnit
6 16 (15.69%) JMeter
7 15 (14.71%) SoapUI
8 13 (12.75%) Sahi
8 13 (12.75%) WATIR
9 12 (11.76%) NUnit
9 12 (11.76%) Zephyr
10 11 (10.78%) SpecFlow
11 8 (7.84%) TestComplete
12 6 (5.88%) Jenkins
12 6 (5.88%) TeamCity
12 6 (5.88%) WebDriver
13 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
13 4 (3.92%) Maven
14 3 (2.94%) Rational Robot
14 3 (2.94%) SilkTest
General
1 32 (31.37%) Finance
2 21 (20.59%) Banking
3 6 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Automotive
4 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.96%) Front Office
5 2 (1.96%) Retail
6 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (34.31%) Analyst
2 31 (30.39%) Test Analyst
3 20 (19.61%) Automation Test Analyst
4 15 (14.71%) Test Manager
5 11 (10.78%) Tester
6 10 (9.80%) Consultant
6 10 (9.80%) Test Automation Manager
6 10 (9.80%) Test Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) Automation Tester
7 8 (7.84%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) QA Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Test Leader
8 6 (5.88%) Unix Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Banking Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) PowerShell Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Programme Manager
9 5 (4.90%) Programme Test Manager
9 5 (4.90%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.71%) SOAP
2 10 (9.80%) .NET
2 10 (9.80%) XML
3 6 (5.88%) REST
4 5 (4.90%) JSON
4 5 (4.90%) Web Services
5 4 (3.92%) HTML
6 3 (2.94%) Middleware
7 2 (1.96%) Java EE
7 2 (1.96%) jQuery
8 1 (0.98%) ADO
8 1 (0.98%) Flash
8 1 (0.98%) HTML5
8 1 (0.98%) J2EE
8 1 (0.98%) JSP
8 1 (0.98%) LAMP
8 1 (0.98%) Node.js
8 1 (0.98%) ODBC
8 1 (0.98%) RESTful
8 1 (0.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Fixed Income
2 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Derivative
3 4 (3.92%) Equities
4 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.96%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (0.98%) DTCC
5 1 (0.98%) Fintech
5 1 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.98%) Spread Betting
5 1 (0.98%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.57%) Unix
2 15 (14.71%) Windows
3 9 (8.82%) Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Android
4 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.98%) Kali Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 27 (26.47%) TDD
4 22 (21.57%) Functional Testing
5 20 (19.61%) Software Testing
6 18 (17.65%) BDD
6 18 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 18 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 15 (14.71%) DevOps
7 15 (14.71%) Regression Testing
8 14 (13.73%) Automation Testing
8 14 (13.73%) SDLC
9 13 (12.75%) Test Strategy
10 12 (11.76%) Scrum
11 11 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (10.78%) Manual Testing
11 11 (10.78%) Non-Functional Testing
12 10 (9.80%) Defect Management
12 10 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (9.80%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (40.20%) SQL
2 25 (24.51%) Java
3 17 (16.67%) VBScript
4 13 (12.75%) VBA
5 9 (8.82%) Python
5 9 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 8 (7.84%) Ruby
7 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.86%) VB
8 6 (5.88%) C#
8 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.96%) C
11 1 (0.98%) C++
11 1 (0.98%) Groovy
11 1 (0.98%) Perl
11 1 (0.98%) PHP
11 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 17 (16.67%) ISEB
3 12 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (6.86%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (35.29%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (28.43%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.96%) Linux-HA
3 1 (0.98%) Nmap
3 1 (0.98%) Puppet
3 1 (0.98%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 51 (50.00%) HP
2 13 (12.75%) Oracle
3 11 (10.78%) IBM
4 4 (3.92%) Green Hat
5 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.96%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.98%) Adobe
7 1 (0.98%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.98%) ATG
7 1 (0.98%) Informatica
7 1 (0.98%) SAP
7 1 (0.98%) Siebel
7 1 (0.98%) Sybase
7 1 (0.98%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.98%) webMethods
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