Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 24 November 2017 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 85
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.88% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Cambridge median daily rate - £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -14.29%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £275 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -14.06% +6.67% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridge with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 114 114 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.10% 17.81% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 76 142
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £313 £278 £258
90th Percentile £505 £481 £508
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £396
% change year-on-year - -5.36% +9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.50 £34.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.19% -31.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £36.63 £33.25 £39.45
90th Percentile £86.13 £35.75 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% -11.11% -5.26%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Cambridge

HP UFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP UFT in Cambridge