The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 61 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 9 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.13% 1.48% 1.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.41% 17.95% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 18
Median daily rate £406 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £252 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.09% +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 Buckinghamshire region.

Systems Management Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
107 117 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.49% 8.27% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 44 55
Median daily rate £360 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £178 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £447 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £18.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Milton Keynes +2 9 £406 +35.41%
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (45.45%) ISEB
3 9 (40.91%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) HP
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
5 7 (31.82%) Defect Management
6 6 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Retail
7 5 (22.73%) Banking
7 5 (22.73%) JIRA
7 5 (22.73%) QA
7 5 (22.73%) HP UFT
7 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
8 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 4 (18.18%) Test Management
8 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 4 (18.18%) SAP
8 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (18.18%) Scrum
9 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.64%) CRM
9 3 (13.64%) ERP
9 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (13.64%) Temenos T24
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
1 1 (4.55%) Easytrieve
1 1 (4.55%) PowerCenter
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) HP UFT
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.09%) MSTest
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 5 (22.73%) Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Strategy Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Test Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy Manager
4 3 (13.64%) UAT Lead
4 3 (13.64%) UAT Test Lead
5 1 (4.55%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) HR Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) QC Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.55%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) jQuery
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
1 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Defect Management
2 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
3 6 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Test Management
5 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) CRM
6 3 (13.64%) ERP
7 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
7 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) JCL
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Temenos
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy