The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - 92 90
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.60% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.19% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +76.00%
HP UFT
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
186 251 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.08% 18.69% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 194 135
Median daily rate £400 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

HP UFT
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

HP UFT Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

HP UFT
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware