The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 40 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.85% 0.63% 0.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.09% 9.09% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
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£300 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £99.33 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-67.27% +372.97%
HP Quality Center
East Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
44 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.30% 6.96% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 12
Average daily rate £550 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £19.03 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.19 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +8.75%

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 21 November 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 +10 4 £300 -14.28%
HP Quality Center
East Midlands

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Android
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 3 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) SAP