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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 111 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 10 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 1.08% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.61% 10.98% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 9
Median daily rate £456 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £338 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.47% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +24.61%
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
217 246 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.87% 9.88% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 129 97
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £174 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +115.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £18.03 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £62.89 £22.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +16 8 £456 +4.28%
Newbury +1 1 - -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 12 (57.14%) HP
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Unix
3 6 (28.57%) Perl
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) DB2
3 6 (28.57%) AIX
3 6 (28.57%) Solaris
3 6 (28.57%) ClearCase
3 6 (28.57%) CGI
3 6 (28.57%) IBM
3 6 (28.57%) Selenium
4 5 (23.81%) Test Management
4 5 (23.81%) Ant
4 5 (23.81%) MS Office
4 5 (23.81%) ClearQuest
4 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 5 (23.81%) Maven
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) Web Services
5 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy

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 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) 4G
2 1 (4.76%) LTE
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) ClearCase
1 6 (28.57%) Selenium
2 5 (23.81%) Ant
2 5 (23.81%) ClearQuest
2 5 (23.81%) Maven
3 3 (14.29%) JIRA
3 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 2 (9.52%) Hudson
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) Ranorex
4 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.76%) JBehave
5 1 (4.76%) JMeter
5 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.76%) Robotium
5 1 (4.76%) TestRail
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) ClearCase Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Defect Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Management Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Software Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Architect
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) CGI
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) Flash
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
1 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (28.57%) AIX
2 6 (28.57%) Solaris
2 6 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
2 5 (23.81%) Test Management
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
3 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
4 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) Case Management
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Process Management
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 6 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) Groovy
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.52%) BC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) HP
2 6 (28.57%) IBM
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle