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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 47 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.26% 0.60% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.70% 7.41% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £325 £273 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.26% -22.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £30.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
+63.93% -72.27%
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
37 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.66% 8.16% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 13
Average daily rate £425 £345 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% +68.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £232 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £351 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +64.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Automotive
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday