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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
South West / Dorset
Rank 18 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.23% - 2.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 36.36% - 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £363 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £336 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.25 £30.25
% change year-on-year
- +52.89%

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
11 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.87% 5.76% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 7
Median daily rate £363 £170 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.23% -62.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £134 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £175 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £46.50 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 - 4 £363 -
HP Quality Center
South West

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (40.00%) iPad
3 6 (40.00%) Guidewire
4 5 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (26.67%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Line Management
6 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
7 2 (13.33%) IBM
7 2 (13.33%) REXX
7 2 (13.33%) RACF
7 2 (13.33%) JCL
7 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
7 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
7 2 (13.33%) ISEB
7 2 (13.33%) CICS
7 2 (13.33%) CA
7 2 (13.33%) MS Visio

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 (13.33%) CICS
1 2 (13.33%) Confluence
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Environment Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Web Tester
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) UAT Lead
5 1 (6.67%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
6 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JCL
1 2 (13.33%) REXX
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Guidewire
2 5 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) CA
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle