The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 51 64
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.52% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.35% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £285 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £314 £350
% change year-on-year +19.52% -10.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £170.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year - +407.46%  

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

Contract Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 67 69 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 12.74% 12.00% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 57
Median daily rate £400 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.89 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing HP UFT as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Glasgow

HP UFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP UFT in Glasgow

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Top 3 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development