The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 28 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.93% 0.68% 1.05%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.33% 11.11% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £350 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +48.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £350 £243
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.88%

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

Systems Management Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
15 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.01% 6.12% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 25
Median daily rate £333 £225 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.77% -43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +55.55%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

HP Quality Center
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
3 7 (77.78%) V-Model
3 7 (77.78%) Waterfall
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Test Planning
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) System Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Test Management
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Test Planning
2 7 (77.78%) V-Model
2 7 (77.78%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) HP