The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 40 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.60% - 5.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.13% - 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Average daily rate
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£400 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £99.33 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-65.51% +372.97%
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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 Somerset region.

Systems Management Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
39 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 11.78% 6.22% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 10
Average daily rate £283 £268 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £288 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.40 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £23.20 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.47%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Serena
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Serena
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP