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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 67 73 93
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 51 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.43% 1.98% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.29% 17.80% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 16
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £449 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £304
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +20.00%
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
295 191 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.08% 11.13% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 119 55
Average daily rate £365 £340 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% -3.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £305 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Average hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

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 September 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 September 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
Gosport -10 10 £425 - 2
Petersfield - - - - 1
Winchester - - - - 2
Basingstoke - - - -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 92 (77.97%) HP
2 73 (61.86%) Security Cleared
3 68 (57.63%) ISTQB
4 62 (52.54%) SC Cleared
5 48 (40.68%) Oracle
6 46 (38.98%) Windows
7 42 (35.59%) Software Testing
8 41 (34.75%) .NET
8 41 (34.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 40 (33.90%) JSP
10 39 (33.05%) ASP.NET
10 39 (33.05%) HTML
10 39 (33.05%) JavaScript
10 39 (33.05%) Oracle EBS
11 36 (30.51%) TCP/IP
12 33 (27.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (27.12%) UNIX
13 32 (27.12%) Windows XP
14 31 (26.27%) Windows 2000
14 31 (26.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 31 (26.27%) HTTPS
15 29 (24.58%) DV Cleared
16 28 (23.73%) QuickTest Pro
17 26 (22.03%) LoadRunner
18 25 (21.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
19 24 (20.34%) Test Scripting
20 22 (18.64%) Performance Testing
20 22 (18.64%) SQL
21 20 (16.95%) Knowledge Management
22 17 (14.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (1.69%) IIS
1 2 (1.69%) Documentum
1 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.78%) MS Office
3 3 (2.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (33.05%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (30.51%) TCP/IP
2 31 (26.27%) HTTPS
3 16 (13.56%) DNS
3 16 (13.56%) HTTP
4 14 (11.86%) SSL
5 11 (9.32%) SAN
5 11 (9.32%) Wireshark
6 4 (3.39%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.85%) TETRA
7 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.85%) H.323
7 1 (0.85%) LAN
7 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 28 (23.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 26 (22.03%) LoadRunner
3 7 (5.93%) Selenium
4 3 (2.54%) TestDirector
5 2 (1.69%) StarTeam
5 2 (1.69%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.85%) JMeter
6 1 (0.85%) MSI
General
1 11 (9.32%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Military
3 4 (3.39%) Electronics
4 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (35.59%) Test Analyst
1 42 (35.59%) Analyst
2 33 (27.97%) Tester
3 16 (13.56%) Test Leader
4 14 (11.86%) Performance Tester
5 11 (9.32%) Test Manager
6 9 (7.63%) Test Specialist
6 9 (7.63%) Test Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Performance Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Performance Analyst
7 6 (5.08%) Performance Test Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Quality Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Systems Tester
8 4 (3.39%) QA Tester
8 4 (3.39%) QA Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Integration Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Integration Test Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Performance Test Specialist
9 3 (2.54%) Automation Analyst
9 3 (2.54%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (34.75%) .NET
2 40 (33.90%) JSP
3 39 (33.05%) ASP.NET
3 39 (33.05%) HTML
4 3 (2.54%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) User Experience
2 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.54%) iSeries
3 3 (2.54%) AS400
4 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.98%) Windows
2 33 (27.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (27.12%) UNIX
3 32 (27.12%) Windows XP
4 31 (26.27%) Windows 2000
4 31 (26.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (12.71%) Linux
6 7 (5.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.59%) Software Testing
2 24 (20.34%) Test Scripting
3 22 (18.64%) Performance Testing
4 20 (16.95%) Knowledge Management
5 17 (14.41%) Test Automation
5 17 (14.41%) Test Strategy
6 16 (13.56%) Validation
7 14 (11.86%) Workflow
8 8 (6.78%) Migration
8 8 (6.78%) Load Testing
8 8 (6.78%) Data Migration
9 7 (5.93%) CRM
9 7 (5.93%) Project Management
10 6 (5.08%) Regression Testing
11 5 (4.24%) Functional Testing
11 5 (4.24%) Manual Testing
11 5 (4.24%) Test Management
11 5 (4.24%) Quality Management
11 5 (4.24%) SOA
12 4 (3.39%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.05%) JavaScript
2 22 (18.64%) SQL
3 16 (13.56%) C#
4 15 (12.71%) Java
5 12 (10.17%) VB
6 9 (7.63%) VBA
7 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.54%) VBScript
9 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (61.86%) Security Cleared
2 68 (57.63%) ISTQB
3 62 (52.54%) SC Cleared
4 41 (34.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 29 (24.58%) DV Cleared
6 25 (21.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (5.93%) ISEB
8 5 (4.24%) MOS
8 5 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.39%) CCNA
10 3 (2.54%) CCNP
10 3 (2.54%) MCSE
11 2 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.41%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.32%) Nmap
2 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (14.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (9.32%) Nessus
3 2 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 92 (77.97%) HP
2 48 (40.68%) Oracle
3 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.24%) Cisco
5 3 (2.54%) Citrix
5 3 (2.54%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (2.54%) SAP
6 2 (1.69%) Siebel
6 2 (1.69%) CA
6 2 (1.69%) Borland
6 2 (1.69%) VMware
6 2 (1.69%) Altiris
6 2 (1.69%) Lumension
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