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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 1.38%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £678
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £314
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +65.28%

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
3 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.77% 9.00% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £425 £475 £678
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -29.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%

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 21 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) Atlassian
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Ant
2 5 (83.33%) Cloudera
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium IDE
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Ant
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium IDE
2 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Atlassian
2 5 (83.33%) Cloudera