The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 108 79 96
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 12 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 1.79% 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.08% 16.85% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 12
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £257 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £355 £318
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -42.76%
HP Quality Center
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
294 273 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.23% 10.63% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 138 83
Median daily rate £450 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £514 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £18.80 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £34.06 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 6 £413 +3.12%
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 15 (50.00%) HP
2 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) Test Management
4 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (23.33%) Migration
4 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (20.00%) Selenium
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Validation
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.67%) SQL
6 5 (16.67%) Web Services
6 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 5 (16.67%) QA
6 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 5 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.33%) XML
7 4 (13.33%) Finance
8 3 (10.00%) IPv6
8 3 (10.00%) ISEB
8 3 (10.00%) 802.15
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL
8 3 (10.00%) .NET
8 3 (10.00%) Java
8 3 (10.00%) DNS

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) 802.15
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) IPv6
1 3 (10.00%) ZigBee
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.33%) 4G
3 1 (3.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) JMeter
3 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
3 2 (6.67%) Ranorex
4 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.33%) ClearQuest
4 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.33%) Hudson
4 1 (3.33%) JBehave
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) Robotium
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) TestRail
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Migration Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.67%) Defect Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.00%) 802.1X
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) XML Messaging
5 1 (3.33%) Ajax
5 1 (3.33%) CGI
5 1 (3.33%) Flash
5 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) AIX
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Solaris
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Test Management
2 7 (23.33%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Validation
4 5 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 5 (16.67%) SDLC
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (10.00%) V-Model
7 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.67%) VBScript
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) Groovy
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) ISEB
3 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.67%) BC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle