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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 85 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.49% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.13% 4.21% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £488 £330 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
- -75.00%
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
121 95 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.80% 9.65% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 69 34
Median daily rate £425 £525 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +94.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £353 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £700 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.19 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.59% -37.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 - -
HP Quality Center
North West

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) TestDirector
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
4 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SAP CRM
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL

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 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack Swift
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) MSTest
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Coordinator
1 2 (22.22%) CRM Coordinator
1 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
1 2 (22.22%) UAT Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SSIS Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
2 2 (22.22%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) KVM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Rally