The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 30 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.32% - 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.79% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £108.08 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-72.01% +200.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Systems Management Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
29 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 9.57% 6.15% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 7
Average daily rate £350 £255 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -36.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £140 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £300 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £20.25 £48.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Slough

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 6 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Test Management
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
6 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
6 1 (16.67%) F5
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Service Management
6 1 (16.67%) Process Management
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) IPsec
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) 2G
1 1 (16.67%) 3G
1 1 (16.67%) SS7
1 1 (16.67%) ISUP
1 1 (16.67%) INAP
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Management
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy