Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for HP UFT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP UFT over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 5 27
Rank change year-on-year -17 +22 -4
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 1 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 1.69% 23.08% 3.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.23% 85.71% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Andover median daily rate £500 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +15.38% -16.13%
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £425 £300
% change year-on-year -2.94% +41.67% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

HP UFT is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 31 14 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 52.54% 26.92% 62.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 20
Andover median daily rate £425 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71% +5.00%
10th Percentile £322 £363 £317
90th Percentile £491 £483 £499
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Andover median hourly rate - - £22.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £49.20 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.33% +12.50% -5.88%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing HP UFT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Andover

HP UFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP UFT in Andover

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared