The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 62 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.53% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.30% 3.96% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £306 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -
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
Buckinghamshire

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

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
43 101 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.74% 10.99% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 61 45
Median daily rate £325 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -3.79%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Temenos
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (16.67%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) HR Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (16.67%) Temenos