The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 76 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 2 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% - 1.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.71% - 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 12
Average daily rate
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£375 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 - £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £331
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +7.33%
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 Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
117 83 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.53% 9.63% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 47 67
Average daily rate £360 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Reading

HP UFT
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

HP UFT Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) eggPlant
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) V-Model
4 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Talend
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (25.00%) eggPlant
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Test Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) V-Model
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Talend
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