The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 26 19 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 8 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.74% 6.07% 1.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.63% 46.43% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
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£360 £295 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% -26.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £32.50
HP Quality Center
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Systems Management Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
27 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 12.62% 13.08% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 20
Average daily rate £375 £325 £75
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +333.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £347 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -0.45%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield -4 8 £360 +18.73% 2
HP Quality Center
East Midlands

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 8 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Test Management
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) IIS
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix