The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank - 12 19
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 0 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 9.62% 2.53%
As % of the Systems Management category - 90.91% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -76.77%
HP Quality Center
Dorset

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

Systems Management Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
10 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 11.63% 10.58% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Average daily rate £140 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £362 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £500 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

HP Quality Center
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MS Access
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP