The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 58 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.05% 2.24% 1.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.14% 18.18% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 11
Median daily rate £475 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
HP Quality Center
Buckinghamshire

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

Systems Management Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
69 121 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.36% 12.30% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 50 36
Median daily rate £350 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £148 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 7 (38.89%) Finance
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 5 (27.78%) ISEB
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
3 5 (27.78%) JIRA
3 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) QA
3 5 (27.78%) Defect Management
4 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 4 (22.22%) Test Management
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 3 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (16.67%) ERP
5 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) Temenos
5 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (16.67%) Spanish Language
5 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (16.67%) Android
5 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (16.67%) Temenos T24
2 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) PowerCenter
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) MSTest
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) Spanish Language
5 2 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (5.56%) Electronics
6 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (5.56%) Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Strategy Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) COBOL Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) HR Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Defect Management
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Test Management
4 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 3 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (16.67%) ERP
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) COBOL
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Temenos
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Remedy
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
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