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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 66 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 57 35 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.59% 2.07% 2.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.15% 18.82% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 17
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£330 £319 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £99.33 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-63.75% +175.90%
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
314 186 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.29% 10.99% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 93 67
Average daily rate £360 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Average hourly rate £16.72 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £14.00 £15.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.03 £155.00 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.28 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.42% -6.66%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook -14 10 £450 +44.00%
Basingstoke +1 5 £278 +4.71% 1
Southampton -1 3 £300 -20.00%
Havant -2 2 £275 -40.54%
Winchester - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center.

1 83 (76.85%) HP
2 57 (52.78%) Security Cleared
3 46 (42.59%) ISTQB
4 44 (40.74%) SC Cleared
5 33 (30.56%) SQL
6 31 (28.70%) Oracle
7 30 (27.78%) DV Cleared
8 29 (26.85%) Software Testing
9 28 (25.93%) Oracle EBS
10 26 (24.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 25 (23.15%) Migration
11 25 (23.15%) JavaScript
11 25 (23.15%) HTML
11 25 (23.15%) Windows
12 24 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 23 (21.30%) Knowledge Management
14 21 (19.44%) JSP
15 19 (17.59%) .NET
15 19 (17.59%) Test Scripting
16 18 (16.67%) ASP.NET
17 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
17 17 (15.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 14 (12.96%) VBA
18 14 (12.96%) SAN
18 14 (12.96%) Project Management
19 13 (12.04%) Finance
19 13 (12.04%) Citrix
20 12 (11.11%) ISEB
20 12 (11.11%) Data Migration
21 11 (10.19%) StarTeam

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.56%) CMS
3 5 (4.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) MS Project
3 3 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (25.93%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.93%) Exstream
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.96%) SAN
2 11 (10.19%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.41%) HTTPS
4 6 (5.56%) HTTP
4 6 (5.56%) SSL
4 6 (5.56%) Wireshark
5 3 (2.78%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.85%) LAN
6 2 (1.85%) WAN
7 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.93%) DNS
7 1 (0.93%) TETRA
7 1 (0.93%) H.323
7 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (10.19%) StarTeam
1 11 (10.19%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (8.33%) MSI
3 5 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.78%) Selenium
4 3 (2.78%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.93%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.93%) JMeter
General
1 13 (12.04%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Electronics
3 2 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 36 (33.33%) Analyst
2 19 (17.59%) Tester
3 17 (15.74%) Test Leader
4 8 (7.41%) Test Manager
4 8 (7.41%) Migration Engineer
5 5 (4.63%) Security Engineer
6 4 (3.70%) Release Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Integration Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Integration Tester
7 3 (2.78%) Integration Test Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Security Tester
7 3 (2.78%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (2.78%) QA Engineer
7 3 (2.78%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Team Leader
7 3 (2.78%) UAT Tester
7 3 (2.78%) QA Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (1.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.15%) HTML
2 21 (19.44%) JSP
3 19 (17.59%) .NET
4 18 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.63%) CSS
5 5 (4.63%) Web Services
6 1 (0.93%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.93%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Client/Server
2 9 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.78%) iSeries
4 3 (2.78%) AS400
5 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.15%) Windows
2 9 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (7.41%) Windows 2000
3 8 (7.41%) UNIX
3 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.56%) Linux
5 5 (4.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.85%) Software Testing
2 25 (23.15%) Migration
3 23 (21.30%) Knowledge Management
4 19 (17.59%) Test Scripting
5 14 (12.96%) Project Management
6 12 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 11 (10.19%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.26%) Validation
9 9 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.41%) Test Strategy
10 8 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (6.48%) ETL
11 7 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (5.56%) Workflow
12 6 (5.56%) Integration Testing
13 5 (4.63%) DSDM
13 5 (4.63%) SOA
13 5 (4.63%) Regression Testing
14 4 (3.70%) ERP
14 4 (3.70%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.56%) SQL
2 25 (23.15%) JavaScript
3 14 (12.96%) VBA
4 6 (5.56%) C#
5 4 (3.70%) Java
6 2 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 57 (52.78%) Security Cleared
2 46 (42.59%) ISTQB
3 44 (40.74%) SC Cleared
4 30 (27.78%) DV Cleared
5 26 (24.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (15.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 12 (11.11%) ISEB
8 5 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.78%) MCSE
9 3 (2.78%) CCNP
9 3 (2.78%) CCNA
10 2 (1.85%) MCITP
11 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) Nmap
2 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (5.56%) Nessus
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 83 (76.85%) HP
2 31 (28.70%) Oracle
3 24 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (12.04%) Citrix
5 11 (10.19%) VMware
6 5 (4.63%) Ektron
6 5 (4.63%) Cisco
7 4 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (3.70%) SAP
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