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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 35 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.79% 2.02% 3.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.00% 17.24% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 9
Median daily rate £350 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -42.76%
HP Quality Center
East of England

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
25 29 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.92% 11.74% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 37
Median daily rate £525 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.76 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +8.48%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Felixstowe - 1 - -
HP Quality Center
East of England

HP Quality Center
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) V-Model
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (20.00%) System 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Tester
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (80.00%) V-Model
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP