The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - 22 26
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - 0.67% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category - 16.67% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £11.75
HP UFT
East of 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 Norfolk region.

Development Applications Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
31 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 13.66% 4.03% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 8
Average daily rate £413 £225 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £250 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP UFT across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing HP UFT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP UFT.

1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) assyst
2 2 (66.67%) MCDST
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) MSI
2 2 (66.67%) AppDNA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
3 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (33.33%) Application Discovery
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing HP UFT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP UFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) assyst
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Application Discovery
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCDST
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) AppDNA
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft