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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 43 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.53% 0.35% 1.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.33% 25.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£400 - £370
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.92% +62.50%
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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
15 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.95% 1.42% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 4
Average daily rate £350 - £360
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 - £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.69 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +6.41%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DMZ
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Perforce
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) SAP MM

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) DMZ
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP P2P Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Perforce
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft