The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 53 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.49% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.26% 5.41% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £338 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £339
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £13.50
HP UFT
Nottinghamshire

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

Development Applications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
133 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 28.30% 8.94% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 23 17
Median daily rate £425 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £314 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 Nottingham

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

HP UFT
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

HP UFT Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

HP UFT
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Fintech
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Ranorex
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) R
3 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ranorex
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) HP