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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 43 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 12 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.58% 0.20% 1.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.91% 3.70% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £294 £300 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.16% -19.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £300 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.47% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +24.61%
HP Quality Center
South West

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
43 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.25% 5.52% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 15
Median daily rate £350 £405 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £611
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Cheltenham +5 6 £400 +33.33% 1
Gloucester - 3 £290 - 1
HP Quality Center
South West

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 8 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) ISEB
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
6 3 (25.00%) Ant
6 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Maven
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
6 3 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) Release Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 3 (25.00%) Ant
3 3 (25.00%) JIRA
3 3 (25.00%) Maven
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 2 (16.67%) JMeter
5 1 (8.33%) JUnit
5 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Test Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
7 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) ISEB
2 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
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