The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for HP Quality Center skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.32% - 1.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% - 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £351 - £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £325 £328
% change year-on-year +6.53% -0.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% +100.00%  

HP Quality Center is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4 5 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 5.26% 4.95% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £380 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £415 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Halifax

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Halifax region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC