Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 17 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 87 93
Rank change year-on-year -28 +6 +2
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 2 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.11% 0.54% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.55% 5.34% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 9
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +4.65% -1.71%
10th Percentile £388 £175 £281
90th Percentile £413 £485 £445
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £450 £428
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.26% +3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 362 131 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.54% 10.07% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 66 82
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11% -14.83%
10th Percentile £306 £281 £257
90th Percentile £526 £503 £463
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.90% +7.41% -6.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £50.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +207.69% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £31.13
% change year-on-year -35.56% +44.58% -26.76%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Milton Keynes

HP UFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP UFT in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) QA

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP