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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
South East / Surrey
Rank - 90 88
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.81% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £415 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +91.66%

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
165 248 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.74% 20.75% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 194 110
Median daily rate £425 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA