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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 61 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 11 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.47% 2.22% 0.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.74% 17.24% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 2
Median daily rate £295 £298 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.84% -11.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £334 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £30.00 £110.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -72.72%
HP Quality Center
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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
62 116 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.30% 12.90% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 52 46
Median daily rate £425 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £276 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -18.00%

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
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 5 May 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 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) ISEB
3 10 (52.63%) Software Testing
3 10 (52.63%) QA
3 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) SAP
5 8 (42.11%) XML
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) V-Model
5 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
5 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
5 8 (42.11%) SDLC
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (26.32%) MS Office
7 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
8 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
8 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (21.05%) Migration
9 3 (15.79%) HP
9 3 (15.79%) COBOL
9 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
9 3 (15.79%) Spanish Language
10 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
10 2 (10.53%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (10.53%) System Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing

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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (10.53%) DB2
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.53%) SAP BW
4 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.26%) Data Mart
4 1 (5.26%) Easytrieve
4 1 (5.26%) Essbase
4 1 (5.26%) SAP BI
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) HP UFT
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
1 12 (63.16%) Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Project Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Report Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Reports Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SAP BW Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Web Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) COBOL Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) UAT Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Contactless
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Software Testing
1 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (42.11%) SDLC
2 8 (42.11%) V-Model
2 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
7 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) System Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Test Management
7 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.26%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.26%) High Availability
8 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) COBOL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) JCL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
1 8 (42.11%) SAP
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Epicor
5 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy
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