The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 125 129 118
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 14 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.48% 0.48% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.72% 3.23% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 12
Median daily rate £366 £350 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £170.00 £35.50 £60.63
% change year-on-year
+378.87% -41.44%
HP UFT
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
515 434 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.83% 14.85% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 287 231
Median daily rate £425 £365 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

HP UFT
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

HP UFT Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

HP UFT
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
South Yorkshire +3 10 £350 - 3
West Yorkshire +3 4 £425 +21.42% 2
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 25 (73.53%) Selenium
2 20 (58.82%) HP
3 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (50.00%) LoadRunner
5 16 (47.06%) .NET
6 13 (38.24%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (35.29%) Test Automation
7 12 (35.29%) QA
7 12 (35.29%) Cucumber
7 12 (35.29%) Functional Testing
7 12 (35.29%) C#
7 12 (35.29%) Java
8 11 (32.35%) Windows
9 10 (29.41%) C
9 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
10 9 (26.47%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
10 9 (26.47%) Linux
11 8 (23.53%) Python
11 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 8 (23.53%) Perl
11 8 (23.53%) Mac OS X
11 8 (23.53%) SNMP
11 8 (23.53%) ISEB
11 8 (23.53%) JMeter
11 8 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
11 8 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (23.53%) Confluence
11 8 (23.53%) JIRA

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 8 (23.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.94%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.94%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Selenium
2 17 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 12 (35.29%) Cucumber
4 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 8 (23.53%) JIRA
4 8 (23.53%) JMeter
5 2 (5.88%) eggPlant
5 2 (5.88%) Ranorex
5 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.88%) Subversion
5 2 (5.88%) Testopia
6 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.94%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Publishing
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
1 14 (41.18%) Test Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Tester
3 9 (26.47%) Test Leader
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Test Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Web Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Web Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Tester
5 4 (11.76%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Automation Tester
6 3 (8.82%) OAT Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Tester
7 2 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Web Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) PKI
2 2 (5.88%) New Media
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Mac OS X
4 3 (8.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Functional Testing
2 12 (35.29%) Test Automation
3 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 9 (26.47%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (20.59%) Load Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
7 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Analytics
8 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.82%) ITIL
10 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) C#
1 12 (35.29%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) C
3 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
4 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) Perl
4 8 (23.53%) Python
4 8 (23.53%) Ruby
5 6 (17.65%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) ISEB
1 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) HP
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
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