The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 46 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.28% 0.65% 2.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.09% 8.82% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £314
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +65.28%

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

Systems Management Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
11 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.10% 7.31% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 12
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £170 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £678
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (70.00%) Selenium
4 6 (60.00%) ISEB
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) Unix
4 6 (60.00%) LoadRunner
4 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
5 5 (50.00%) Maven
5 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) Ant
5 5 (50.00%) Release Management
5 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
5 5 (50.00%) JIRA
5 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (50.00%) BDD
5 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
5 5 (50.00%) Cloudera
5 5 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (50.00%) Software Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
7 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Linux

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) LoadRunner
3 5 (50.00%) Ant
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
3 5 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
3 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (20.00%) JMeter
5 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (10.00%) JUnit
5 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Test Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 5 (50.00%) Release Management
4 5 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (20.00%) People Management
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 2 (20.00%) Time Management
8 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (80.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) ISEB
3 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (50.00%) Cloudera