Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 84 89
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -25
Contract jobs citing HP UFT 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.097% 0.079% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 0.46% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
West Sussex median daily rate - - £360
South East median daily rate £400 £383 £394
% change year-on-year +4.58% -2.86% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 West Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 226 216 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 21.81% 17.08% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 112 98
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +16.36% -11.29%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £250
90th Percentile £628 £525 £452
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £47.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +6.82% +12.10%
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.25 £42.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP UFT in West Sussex

HP UFT
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Worthing - 1 - -
HP UFT
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) REST

HP UFT
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft