The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 32 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.09% 2.11% 3.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% 16.67% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate £350 £278 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.12% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £268 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £280 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -76.77%
HP Quality Center
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Systems Management Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
30 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 12.55% 12.66% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 16
Average daily rate £390 £280 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Basingstoke region.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Basingstoke region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

HP Quality Center
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center.

1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) WSDL
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) TIBCO

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) QC Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Test Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Testing Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Pricing Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WSDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO