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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 30 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.35% - 2.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.00% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£678 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.59% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £108.08 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-72.01% +200.20%
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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
10 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.76% 1.79% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate £678 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.54% -3.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project Server
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Primavera
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) PDA
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) PLM
3 1 (25.00%) Windchill
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Windchill
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technology Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PDA
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) PLM
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Primavera
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee