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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 98 99 66
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -33
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 10 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.67% 0.46% 1.83%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.95% 5.56% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 14
Median daily rate £318 £370 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.18% +76.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £314 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £404 £317
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £74.00
% change year-on-year
- -59.45%
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
202 126 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.63% 8.25% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 62 40
Median daily rate £442 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.86% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £110.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -84.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

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
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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 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 16 (94.12%) HP
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Defect Management
3 7 (41.18%) Selenium
4 6 (35.29%) ISEB
4 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
5 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
6 4 (23.53%) Subversion
6 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Load Testing
6 4 (23.53%) HP UFT
6 4 (23.53%) LoadRunner
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Test Management
7 3 (17.65%) System Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
8 2 (11.76%) SAP CRM
8 2 (11.76%) SAP
8 2 (11.76%) CRM
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.76%) LiveCycle
8 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
9 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking

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 (11.76%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP CRM
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) HP UFT
2 4 (23.53%) LoadRunner
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) QC Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Agile Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Web Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Test Coordinator
3 2 (11.76%) Web Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) Defect Management
2 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
3 4 (23.53%) Load Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) System Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Test Management
4 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISEB
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) SAP