The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 96 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.75% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.67% 10.91% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 5
Median daily rate - £355 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
HP Quality Center
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
109 110 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.87% 6.92% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 63 74
Median daily rate £420 £413 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £310 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £478 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the East Midlands region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Leicestershire +12 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
4 2 (18.18%) R
4 2 (18.18%) SAP HANA
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) ISEB
4 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
4 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Serena
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
1 2 (18.18%) SAP HANA
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SAP Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft Functional Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) Threat Management
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) R
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (9.09%) Serena