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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 46 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.27% 0.43% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 3.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £700 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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
85 51 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 23.16% 10.87% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 26 27
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Ranorex
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Fintech
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Unix

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA