The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 76 73 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.31% 0.14% 0.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.67% 1.32% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £403 £165 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+143.93% -50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.05%
HP Quality Center
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
75 76 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.74% 10.40% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 52 23
Median daily rate £400 £306 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £178 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £39.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +85.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.07 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.87% +8.06%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Oxfordshire region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury - 2 £403 -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (33.33%) WinRunner
4 2 (33.33%) TestDirector
4 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) QARun
4 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 2 (33.33%) QARun
1 2 (33.33%) TestDirector
1 2 (33.33%) WinRunner
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP