The first table below looks at the demand for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Middlesex region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 29 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.44% - 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £341 £305
% change year-on-year
-5.49% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -
Systems Management Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
8 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.49% 6.69% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 8
Average daily rate - £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) HSPA
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HSPA
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) 802.15
1 1 (25.00%) GPRS
1 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (25.00%) UMTS
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Test Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP