Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 October 2018 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 84 79
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5 -8
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.55% 0.11% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.42% 0.50% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £338 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.87% -22.50% -
10th Percentile £304 £305 £313
90th Percentile £350 £315 £450
East Midlands median daily rate £346 £310 £350
% change year-on-year +11.61% -11.43% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 165 201 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 22.66% 21.61% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 132 115
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +8.11%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £303
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +88.89%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Nottinghamshire

HP UFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP UFT in Nottinghamshire

HP UFT
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +9 4 £338 +8.87%
HP UFT
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 4 (100.00%) Tricentis Tosca
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) React
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) ATDD
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat