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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 96 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 10 25 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.98% 1.84%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.90% 9.36% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 27
Median daily rate £460 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £250 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.88%

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
204 267 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.18% 10.45% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 157 136
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 16
Median hourly rate £27.50 £59.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.64% +259.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £55.55 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.46 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +55.55%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Slough +8 3 £600 +140.00%
Reading +2 3 £332 -26.33%
Newbury +3 2 £500 +122.22%
Maidenhead - 1 £500 -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 14 (73.68%) HP
2 6 (31.58%) Test Management
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Solaris
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) AIX
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 4 (21.05%) DB2
4 4 (21.05%) Ant
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) ClearCase
4 4 (21.05%) CGI
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 4 (21.05%) ClearQuest
4 4 (21.05%) Maven
4 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
4 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management

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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) TrackWise
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LTE
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Ant
1 4 (21.05%) ClearCase
1 4 (21.05%) ClearQuest
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) JMeter
2 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Robot Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Manager
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Solutions Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) ClearCase Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Management Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CGI
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Solaris
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 4 (21.05%) AIX
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Test Management
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
3 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Case Management
6 1 (5.26%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
2 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (5.26%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) HP
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) MuleSoft
5 1 (5.26%) Apigee
5 1 (5.26%) Progress