The first table below looks at the demand for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 18 April 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 Oxford 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 29 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.41% - 0.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.09% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £132.50 £36.00 £27.32
% change year-on-year
+268.05% +31.79%
Systems Management Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
11 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.56% 13.71% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 7
Average daily rate £325 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £341 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
HP Quality Center
Oxfordshire

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

HP Quality Center
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting