The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 30 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.53% - 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.17% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £339 £336
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50
HP UFT
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
46 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 24.47% 9.76% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 5 9
Median daily rate £428 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £390 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.78 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.21% -47.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

HP UFT
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle