The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 45 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.54% - 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.33% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.38 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.60%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
86 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.31% 15.77% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 26 5
Average daily rate £400 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

HP UFT
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP UFT across the Oxford region.

HP UFT Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

HP UFT
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CA LISA
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) CA