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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 34 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 1.67% - 2.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £281 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 - £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50
HP UFT
Scotland

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
12 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.67% 12.73% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 9
Median daily rate £300 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £124 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £379 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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

HP UFT
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine - 3 £281 -
HP UFT
Scotland

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 16 (88.89%) WinRunner
2 16 (88.89%) TestDirector
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 15 (83.33%) Citrix
3 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 15 (83.33%) Hyper-V
4 14 (77.78%) Software Testing
4 14 (77.78%) MCTS
4 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 14 (77.78%) MCSE
4 14 (77.78%) MCSA
4 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (77.78%) Veritas
4 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
4 14 (77.78%) Change Management
5 13 (72.22%) VMware ESX
5 13 (72.22%) Clustering
5 13 (72.22%) Netcool
5 13 (72.22%) Intel Security
5 13 (72.22%) AIX
5 13 (72.22%) Smoke Testing
5 13 (72.22%) MCITP
5 13 (72.22%) ISTQB

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) TestDirector
1 16 (88.89%) WinRunner
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Tester
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Defect Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Clustering
2 12 (66.67%) PDA
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
1 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
1 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 13 (72.22%) AIX
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (77.78%) Change Management
2 14 (77.78%) Software Testing
3 13 (72.22%) Smoke Testing
3 13 (72.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Test Management
4 2 (11.11%) Validation
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) MCSA
1 14 (77.78%) MCSE
1 14 (77.78%) MCTS
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (72.22%) ISTQB
2 13 (72.22%) MCITP
3 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 13 (72.22%) VMware ESX
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (72.22%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (72.22%) Netcool
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 15 (83.33%) Citrix
3 14 (77.78%) Veritas
4 13 (72.22%) Intel Security
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) HP