The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 59 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.33% 0.43% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.26% 5.13% 3.64%
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 £336 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £13.50
HP UFT
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
133 39 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 25.19% 8.30% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 23 17
Median daily rate £425 £413 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £314 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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 Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

HP UFT Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

HP UFT
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -13 7 £338 -15.62%
HP UFT
East Midlands

HP UFT
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire 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