The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 42 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.16% 0.46% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.51% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £675 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+145.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £11.75
HP UFT
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
47 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 13.58% 8.76% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 4
Average daily rate £475 £356 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £309 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP UFT across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

HP UFT
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

HP UFT Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing HP UFT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP UFT.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) DSDM
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Extreme Programming
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Process
2 4 (80.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum-ban
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) eggPlant
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing HP UFT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP UFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) eggPlant
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) DSDM
2 4 (80.00%) Extreme Programming
2 4 (80.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum-ban
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Process
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP