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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 129 115 110
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 13 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 1.02% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.28% 13.33% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 7
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£400 £355 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +35.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £32.50
HP Quality Center
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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
304 240 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.73% 7.63% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 142 73
Average daily rate £413 £363 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +27.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 16
Average hourly rate £33.75 £17.00 £26.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.52% -35.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £10.50 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £26.50 £35.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +0.30%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 September 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
Suffolk +5 5 £400 +8.84% 1
Hertfordshire +1 3 £300 -0.82% 4
Norfolk - 2 £300 - 1
East Anglia +2 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £288 -23.33%
Essex -6 1 - -
HP Quality Center
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 22 (84.62%) HP
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) QA
3 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Finance
5 7 (26.92%) HP UFT
6 6 (23.08%) EFT
6 6 (23.08%) ISEB
6 6 (23.08%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Banking
6 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (23.08%) Cash Management
6 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
7 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
7 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
7 5 (19.23%) SOAP
7 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 5 (19.23%) Regression Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (15.38%) Windows
8 4 (15.38%) Solaris
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) XML
8 4 (15.38%) JIRA
8 4 (15.38%) Selenium
8 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2 (7.69%) NetWeaver
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.85%) assyst
2 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.85%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.85%) WebFOCUS
2 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) MaxDB
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) HP UFT
2 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
4 4 (15.38%) JIRA
4 4 (15.38%) Selenium
5 3 (11.54%) Ant
5 3 (11.54%) JUnit
5 3 (11.54%) AccuRev
5 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
6 2 (7.69%) JMeter
6 2 (7.69%) Subversion
6 2 (7.69%) Maven
6 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner
6 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.69%) Hudson
7 1 (3.85%) FindBugs
7 1 (3.85%) MSI
7 1 (3.85%) Checkstyle
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Automotive
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Local Government
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Lead Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.69%) QA Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Test Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) QA Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) SOAP
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) XML
3 3 (11.54%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis
4 2 (7.69%) Java SE
5 1 (3.85%) JRules
5 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.85%) TopLink
5 1 (3.85%) JDBC
5 1 (3.85%) JSP
5 1 (3.85%) Servlets
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) EFT
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Cash Management
5 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
5 5 (19.23%) Regression Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
8 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) ERP
8 2 (7.69%) ETL
8 2 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ISEB
2 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
3 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.85%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) HP
2 6 (23.08%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 3 (11.54%) Cognos
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Adobe
5 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy
5 1 (3.85%) ReadSoft
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
Norwich, Norfolk
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
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