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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 93 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +5
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.52% 2.05% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.79% 30.12% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 3
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£300 £210 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £140 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £438 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
- -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £110.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £74.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-62.83% +98.65%
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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
121 83 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.97% 6.79% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 45 56
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £171 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £62.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram 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 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Management
3 3 (33.33%) Splunk
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (11.11%) Replication
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) OAT Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Splunk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle