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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 56 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 7 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.05% 1.78% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.07% 18.29% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Median daily rate £363 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.69% +1.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £336
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50
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
58 82 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.70% 9.75% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 48 42
Median daily rate £350 £325 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

HP UFT Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) Temenos
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Temenos T24
5 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (20.00%) VBScript
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Windows NT
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium
6 2 (20.00%) JMeter
6 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting

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 4 (40.00%) Temenos T24
2 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) JMeter
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 2 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) HR Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) Temenos
2 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
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