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 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 43 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.48% - 1.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.07% - 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £290 - £372
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 - £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 - £378
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 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.05%
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
41 43 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.67% 8.65% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 19
Median daily rate £375 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.32 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+31.31% +9.34%

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 25 August 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 25 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
Cheltenham - 3 £400 -
Gloucester - 3 £290 -
HP Quality Center
South West

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) JMeter
5 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
5 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (14.29%) MS Project
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Degree

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 (14.29%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 1 (14.29%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Test Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP