The first table below looks at the demand for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Bristol region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 60 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 8 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.01% 1.50% 3.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% 32.00% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 11
Average daily rate
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£288 £140 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.35% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £130 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £417 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -
Systems Management Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
56 25 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.08% 4.67% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 15 36
Average daily rate £400 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £131 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £33.75 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
HP Quality Center
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HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Billing
4 2 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) Teradata
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) DataStage
4 2 (20.00%) GSM
4 2 (20.00%) UMTS
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) GSM
1 2 (20.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DataStage
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Billing
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) OCA
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Teradata
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
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