The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 59 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.87% 1.16% 3.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.26% 25.00% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 17
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £320 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £424 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
- -75.00%
HP Quality Center
Wales

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

Systems Management Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
39 24 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.44% 4.62% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 46
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £155 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £429 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -19.26%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Cardiff - 3 £325 -
HP Quality Center
Wales

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 6 (42.86%) HP
2 6 (42.86%) HP UFT
2 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) JIRA
3 5 (35.71%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) User Stories
4 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 4 (28.57%) SCCM
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Remedy
4 4 (28.57%) BMC
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 4 (28.57%) WSUS
4 4 (28.57%) BMC Marimba
4 4 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (28.57%) Release Management
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (21.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) HP UFT
1 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Deployment Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Release Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Test Data Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) CMDB
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Service Management
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) User Stories
4 4 (28.57%) ITSM
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Release Management
4 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 4 (28.57%) Validation
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) BMC Marimba
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
1 4 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) BMC
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Remedy
2 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) CA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) PlateSpin
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat