The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank - 20 25
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 13.74% 3.97%
As % of the Development Applications category - 56.25% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 4
Median daily rate - £305 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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

Development Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 32 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 47.17% 24.43% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 6
Median daily rate £335 £305 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.83% -14.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £271 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £343 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire