The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 43 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.70% - 0.90%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.66% - 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £225 - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -76.77%
HP Quality Center
South Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
82 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.25% 2.23% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 2 10
Average daily rate £475 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

HP Quality Center
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP