The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 98 104 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -38
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.073% 0.25% 1.00%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.60% 2.70% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Median daily rate - £445 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +85.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.49% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +24.61%
HP Quality Center
West Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
166 148 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.19% 9.07% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 104 57
Median daily rate £430 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 11 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
5 4 (36.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
6 3 (27.27%) ISEB
6 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
6 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
6 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (27.27%) System Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) LiveCycle
7 2 (18.18%) Test Management
7 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 2 (18.18%) SAP
7 2 (18.18%) Subversion
7 2 (18.18%) CRM
7 2 (18.18%) SAP CRM
7 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
8 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
8 1 (9.09%) QA

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (18.18%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP CRM
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
2 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Sahi
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 1 (9.09%) WATIR
4 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) QA Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) QC Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
3 4 (36.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) SAP