Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 71 72
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +6
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 4 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.50% 0.12% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.31% 0.56% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £350 £310 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -55.71% +75.00%
10th Percentile £324 £305 £475
90th Percentile £481 £315 £788
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £310 £700
% change year-on-year +12.90% -55.71% +80.65%
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 173 177 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 21.52% 20.77% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 115 93
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £276
90th Percentile £525 £502 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.25 £42.75 £43.00
% change year-on-year -1.17% -0.58% +91.11%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 August 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 +1 4 £350 +12.90%
HP UFT
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 August 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%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) ATDD
2 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (75.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) OpenShift
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) Tricentis Tosca
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM

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 3 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) OpenShift
1 3 (75.00%) Tricentis Tosca
2 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Flink
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) CA Release Automation
3 1 (25.00%) JBehave
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) ATDD
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Java 8
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) OpenView
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat