The first table below looks at the demand for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 28 July 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 Nottinghamshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 33 47 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.48% 1.10% 1.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% 12.82% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +12.09%
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
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
20 39 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.92% 8.61% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 8
Average daily rate £300 £350 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £274 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £475 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £14.56 £27.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +129.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.84% +27.14%
HP Quality Center
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HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +9 5 - -
HP Quality Center
East Midlands

HP Quality Center
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (55.56%) System Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) R
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) Intel
5 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
5 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
5 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) DB2
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (11.11%) RDBMS

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (11.11%) SAP SD
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Test Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (55.56%) System Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) R
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Intel
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP