The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 63 -
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.50% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £240 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £314 £350
% change year-on-year +19.52% -10.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £170.00 -

HP UFT is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 97 124 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 18.55% 20.70% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 44 27
Median daily rate £500 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.84% -16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £288 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £42.50 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing HP UFT as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in West Sussex

HP UFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP UFT in West Sussex

HP UFT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP UFT in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP UFT in West Sussex

HP UFT
Top 9 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Ariba
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Assurance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ariba
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP