The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 32 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.12% 0.96% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.18% 14.71% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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 Nottingham region.

Systems Management Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
22 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.15% 6.55% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 3
Average daily rate £310 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +27.02%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

HP Quality Center
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) R
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Intel