The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 74 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 1.30% 1.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.16% 15.00% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 5
Median daily rate £365 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.05%
HP Quality Center
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
86 80 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.33% 8.65% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 58 59
Median daily rate £425 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.32 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+31.31% +7.96%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) HSRP
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) PPP
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft