The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 117 100 103
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.98% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.63% 12.25% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 7
Average daily rate £206 £260 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.67% -38.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £221 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £375 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -76.77%
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 of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
193 204 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.10% 7.98% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 116 96
Average daily rate £413 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £179 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 14
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £29.75 £26.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex -6 4 £206 -23.18% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire +10 1 - - 6
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 18 (81.82%) HP
2 17 (77.27%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (45.45%) Web Services
4 10 (45.45%) XML
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (31.82%) TestDirector
6 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
7 6 (27.27%) Marketing
7 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (27.27%) TDD
7 6 (27.27%) Pair Programming
7 6 (27.27%) JRules
7 6 (27.27%) WebFOCUS
7 6 (27.27%) Checkstyle
7 6 (27.27%) System Testing
7 6 (27.27%) AccuRev
7 6 (27.27%) FindBugs
7 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 6 (27.27%) User Stories
7 6 (27.27%) Rally
7 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
7 6 (27.27%) Unix
7 6 (27.27%) Struts
7 6 (27.27%) IBM
7 6 (27.27%) Ant
7 6 (27.27%) JUnit
7 6 (27.27%) JDBC
7 6 (27.27%) JSP

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) WebFOCUS
2 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) TestDirector
2 6 (27.27%) AccuRev
2 6 (27.27%) Ant
2 6 (27.27%) Checkstyle
2 6 (27.27%) FindBugs
2 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 6 (27.27%) JUnit
3 3 (13.64%) HP UFT
3 3 (13.64%) JIRA
4 2 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 6 (27.27%) Marketing
2 5 (22.73%) Automotive
2 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Tester
3 5 (22.73%) Applications Developer
3 5 (22.73%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
5 3 (13.64%) ETL Tester
5 3 (13.64%) J2EE Applications Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) SAP Manager
6 2 (9.09%) SAP Test Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
1 10 (45.45%) XML
2 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) J2EE
2 6 (27.27%) JDBC
2 6 (27.27%) JRules
2 6 (27.27%) JSP
2 6 (27.27%) Servlets
2 6 (27.27%) Struts
3 5 (22.73%) .NET
3 5 (22.73%) TopLink
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.09%) SOAP
5 2 (9.09%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Unix
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (27.27%) Pair Programming
2 6 (27.27%) System Testing
2 6 (27.27%) TDD
2 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
2 6 (27.27%) User Stories
3 5 (22.73%) Defect Management
3 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Test Management
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
1 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCDST
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) AppDNA
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) HP
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) IBM
3 6 (27.27%) Rally
4 4 (18.18%) Informatica
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) Remedy
5 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
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