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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 32 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.35% 1.26% 2.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.69% 20.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £225 £357
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -36.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £110.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-75.00% +175.00%
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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
13 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.53% 6.28% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 5
Average daily rate £288 £218 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.18% -47.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +31.44%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 5 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Management
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP