The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.49% +3.07%
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
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
65 21 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.61% 2.95% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 29
Median daily rate £500 £319 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% +51.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £251 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £423 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £24.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 - £18.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 - £26.85
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 Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

HP Quality Center
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Pega
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Leader
1 2 (66.67%) UAT Lead
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Lead
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Pega