Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 21 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)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax - - 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Halifax median daily rate - - £297
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +34.62% +8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Halifax with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Halifax
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7 45 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 6.31% 20.93% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 41 10
Halifax median daily rate £440 £395 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% -0.32% -6.76%
10th Percentile £410 £290 £296
90th Percentile £515 £449 £458
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £401 £355
% change year-on-year +4.87% +12.82% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -68.24% +185.91%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Halifax

HP UFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP UFT in Halifax