The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank - 71 58
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 0 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.35% 1.26%
As % of the Systems Management category - 5.13% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Median daily rate - £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
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
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
57 78 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.13% 6.85% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 55 28
Median daily rate £433 £413 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £278 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £529 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -46.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) 802.15
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Wiki

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (25.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 802.15
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) IPv6
1 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack Swift
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) V-Model
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware