The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 20 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.54% - 1.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
HP Quality Center
Gloucestershire

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

Systems Management Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
9 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.63% 15.04% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 6
Median daily rate £400 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £240 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Zephyr
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP