The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 1.89% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £415 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £11.75
HP UFT
Surrey

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

Development Applications Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 28.30% 12.50% 57.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 8
Average daily rate £420 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £370 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £370 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Toad
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Introscope
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) WebLOAD
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Introscope
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
1 1 (25.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle