The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 26 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.09% - 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 40.00% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +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
England

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

Systems Management Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
10 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.24% 2.65% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £500 £730
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -31.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Midlands region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PM
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Manager
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP MM Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PM Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Pega