The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 55 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.50% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.28% 5.88% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £400 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +70.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.64% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.88%

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

Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
78 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.24% 8.46% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 22
Median daily rate £495 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £256 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.66% +25.55%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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

1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Informatica
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) PowerCenter
4 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) DataStage
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (20.00%) MS Project
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Data Mart

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (20.00%) DataStage
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) ETL Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Informatica
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle