The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 37 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.30% - 1.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.33% - 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £225 - £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+29.57% +162.96%
HP UFT
Wiltshire

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

Development Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
43 20 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 13.11% 6.21% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 38
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £324 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

HP UFT
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

HP UFT Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

HP UFT
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Swindon region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
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