The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.83% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 7.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £304
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +20.00%
HP Quality Center
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
55 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.46% 4.69% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 4 12
Average daily rate £363 £298 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.84% +8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - - - -
HP Quality Center
East of England

HP Quality Center
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (83.33%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (16.67%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
1 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP