The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 36 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.28% 1.75% 1.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.85% 20.83% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate £325 £273 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.26% -42.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -76.77%
HP Quality Center
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
26 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.39% 8.42% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 11
Average daily rate £410 £270 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.85% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £208 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £339 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £18.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.72% +46.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +1.19%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 20 (74.07%) ISEB
1 20 (74.07%) ISTQB
1 20 (74.07%) Test Scripting
2 19 (70.37%) V-Model
2 19 (70.37%) Waterfall
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (66.67%) SQL
4 15 (55.56%) XML
4 15 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (55.56%) XML Messaging
4 15 (55.56%) Integration Testing
5 12 (44.44%) Data Migration
5 12 (44.44%) Migration
6 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
7 7 (25.93%) HP
8 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (14.81%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (14.81%) Talend
8 4 (14.81%) ETL
9 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
9 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Defect Management
10 2 (7.41%) SaaS
10 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
10 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.70%) Automotive
11 1 (3.70%) ACCA
11 1 (3.70%) Billing
11 1 (3.70%) General Ledger

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 15 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Analyst
2 18 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Analyst
4 10 (37.04%) Integration Analyst
4 10 (37.04%) Integration Test Analyst
5 8 (29.63%) UAT Analyst
5 8 (29.63%) XML Analyst
6 7 (25.93%) UAT Test Analyst
7 6 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
8 5 (18.52%) Migration Analyst
8 5 (18.52%) QC Analyst
9 4 (14.81%) Data Migration Analyst
10 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
10 3 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
11 2 (7.41%) MIS Analyst
11 2 (7.41%) Tester
12 1 (3.70%) Mobile Test Analyst
12 1 (3.70%) Systems Integration Analyst
12 1 (3.70%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) XML
1 15 (55.56%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Test Scripting
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) V-Model
2 19 (70.37%) Waterfall
3 15 (55.56%) Integration Testing
4 12 (44.44%) Data Migration
4 12 (44.44%) Migration
5 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.81%) ETL
7 3 (11.11%) Defect Management
7 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.70%) Cash Management
9 1 (3.70%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (3.70%) Financial Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
9 1 (3.70%) Process Management
9 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) ISEB
1 20 (74.07%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) ACCA
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) HP
2 4 (14.81%) Talend
3 1 (3.70%) Capita
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos
3 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP