Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 67
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - - 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Southampton median daily rate - - £350
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £344 £400
% change year-on-year +27.27% -14.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £48.75

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 Southampton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 77 65 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.24% 12.65% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 85
Southampton median daily rate £388 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +23.19% +1.47%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £275
90th Percentile £525 £513 £430
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £360
% change year-on-year - +7.64% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 10
Southampton median hourly rate £45.39 £39.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.38% -6.02% -2.35%
10th Percentile £42.05 £37.00 £35.88
90th Percentile £50.87 £41.00 £47.57
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.56 £43.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.94% +6.25%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Southampton

HP UFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP UFT in Southampton