The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 24 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.63% 1.12% -
As % of the Systems Management category 30.00% 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £363 £190 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.78% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
- +1.45%
HP Quality Center
South 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 Dorset region.

Systems Management Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
10 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.43% 8.38% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 7
Median daily rate £363 £175 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% -55.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £169 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.70%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Bournemouth -1 3 £363 +90.78%
HP Quality Center
South West

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Dorset region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 9 (45.00%) Functional Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (40.00%) iPad
2 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (35.00%) HP
4 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Guidewire
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) JIRA
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 3 (15.00%) Line Management
7 3 (15.00%) ISEB
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Document Management
7 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) QA
7 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
8 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
8 2 (10.00%) Confluence
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (10.00%) CICS
1 2 (10.00%) Confluence
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Test Leader
3 6 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Environment Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Web Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) HR Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Mainframe Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Lead
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Functional Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
6 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Document Management
7 3 (15.00%) Line Management
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
9 1 (5.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) JCL
1 2 (10.00%) REXX
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) HP
2 5 (25.00%) Guidewire
3 2 (10.00%) CA
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle