Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 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)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 49 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +60
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 2 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.33% 1.81% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.43% 10.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
South Wales median daily rate £300 £400 -
% change year-on-year -25.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales 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 Cardiff with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 140 96 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 23.22% 17.36% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 77 151
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £206 £256 £275
90th Percentile £475 £513 £438
South Wales median daily rate £393 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -4.85% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +22.86% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £21.50 £13.75
90th Percentile £24.42 £21.50 £20.85
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £55.00 £40.76
% change year-on-year -57.93% +34.93% -

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Cardiff

HP UFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP UFT in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Deployment Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Release Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow