The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 - 58 41
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.22% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category - 3.70% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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 Wales

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

Systems Management Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
12 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.48% 6.03% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 23
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £425 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
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 Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

HP Quality Center
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) HP

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle