Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 18 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)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 70 68
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 -11
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.12% 0.78% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% 3.72% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Nottingham median daily rate £310 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% - +39.13%
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £310 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -22.50% - +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire 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 Nottingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 169 188 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 19.86% 21.03% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 113 43
Nottingham median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £270
90th Percentile £499 £488 £485
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Nottingham

HP UFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP UFT in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript