The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 96 97 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -38
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 21 29 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.97% 1.29% 2.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.00% 10.90% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 24
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £30.00 £110.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -72.72%
HP Quality Center
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
300 266 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.86% 11.82% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 144 118
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 10
Median hourly rate £57.50 £12.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+360.18% -69.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -18.00%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Hampshire region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Basingstoke - 12 £350 -
Southampton +6 3 £400 +14.28%
Fareham - 2 - -
Aldershot -1 1 £400 -5.88%
Gosport -12 1 £425 -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 25 (64.10%) HP
2 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
4 12 (30.77%) SQL
5 11 (28.21%) Test Management
6 9 (23.08%) Finance
6 9 (23.08%) ISEB
6 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 9 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 9 (23.08%) SDLC
7 8 (20.51%) ISTQB
7 8 (20.51%) CRM
8 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
8 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (17.95%) Security Testing
8 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (15.38%) Data Analytics
9 6 (15.38%) Analytics
9 6 (15.38%) Information Assurance
9 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (15.38%) QA
9 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
9 6 (15.38%) JBoss
9 6 (15.38%) VB
10 5 (12.82%) Oracle
10 5 (12.82%) SAP
10 5 (12.82%) ITIL
10 5 (12.82%) Unix
10 5 (12.82%) Linux

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.38%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
1 1 (2.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Informix
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.82%) Selenium
3 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.26%) HP UFT
4 3 (7.69%) JIRA
4 3 (7.69%) TestDirector
5 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
5 2 (5.13%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.56%) JMeter
6 1 (2.56%) Testopia
6 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Administrator
3 5 (12.82%) Test Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Tester
4 4 (10.26%) Test Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Test Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Implementation Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Test Leader
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) SAP Manager
6 2 (5.13%) SAP Test Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.56%) Qt
2 1 (2.56%) SAP PI
2 1 (2.56%) SOAP
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
1 5 (12.82%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Test Management
3 9 (23.08%) Functional Testing
3 9 (23.08%) SDLC
3 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 8 (20.51%) CRM
5 7 (17.95%) Security Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
5 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Analytics
6 6 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 6 (15.38%) Information Assurance
7 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL
7 5 (12.82%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.26%) BDD
8 4 (10.26%) Defect Management
8 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) VB
3 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) ISEB
1 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) ISTQB
3 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.56%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) CCNP
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.56%) MCITP
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Cacti
1 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) HP
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) SAP
3 4 (10.26%) Sybase
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Capita
5 1 (2.56%) Pega
5 1 (2.56%) Rally
5 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.56%) TIBCO