The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 38 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -9
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 58 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.28% 0.79% 1.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.05% 13.51% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 10 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £310 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -24.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £237 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £348
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +16.92%
HP Quality Center
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
193 74 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.24% 5.82% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 39 74
Average daily rate £400 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £263 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 20
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -13.33%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 47 £400 - 1
Redhill +4 5 £413 +50.00%
Reigate - 2 - - 1
Camberley - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £351 -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 70 (82.35%) HP
2 67 (78.82%) SC Cleared
2 67 (78.82%) Security Cleared
3 64 (75.29%) Test Management
4 61 (71.76%) XML
5 54 (63.53%) SQL
6 52 (61.18%) Use Case
7 45 (52.94%) SoapUI
8 44 (51.76%) ISTQB
8 44 (51.76%) SOAP
8 44 (51.76%) XML Messaging
9 37 (43.53%) PL/SQL
10 33 (38.82%) Telecoms
11 32 (37.65%) UNIX
12 30 (35.29%) Perl
13 29 (34.12%) Test Scripting
14 25 (29.41%) Test Planning
15 24 (28.24%) Oracle
15 24 (28.24%) Shell Script
16 19 (22.35%) Oracle Database
17 18 (21.18%) TCP/IP
17 18 (21.18%) Incident Management
18 17 (20.00%) Validation
19 16 (18.82%) Security Testing
19 16 (18.82%) System Testing
20 13 (15.29%) Java
21 10 (11.76%) Smart Meter
21 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
21 10 (11.76%) Subversion
21 10 (11.76%) Selenium

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.35%) VoltDB
2 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.35%) Essbase
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) MySQL
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (52.94%) SoapUI
2 10 (11.76%) Subversion
2 10 (11.76%) Selenium
3 7 (8.24%) HP UFT
4 6 (7.06%) Eclipse
4 6 (7.06%) TestNG
5 5 (5.88%) JIRA
6 4 (4.71%) LoadRunner
6 4 (4.71%) JMeter
7 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.35%) TestDirector
8 2 (2.35%) WebLOAD
8 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.18%) Moq
9 1 (1.18%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.18%) Ant
9 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.18%) NUnit
General
1 33 (38.82%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
3 3 (3.53%) Billing
4 2 (2.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (45.88%) Analyst
2 36 (42.35%) Test Analyst
3 20 (23.53%) Test Manager
4 12 (14.12%) Architect
4 12 (14.12%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (14.12%) Senior Test Analyst
4 12 (14.12%) Test Architect
5 9 (10.59%) Tester
6 5 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Test Leader
8 3 (3.53%) Manual Tester
9 2 (2.35%) Software Tester
9 2 (2.35%) Systems Tester
9 2 (2.35%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (2.35%) Lead Architect
9 2 (2.35%) Senior Architect
9 2 (2.35%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (2.35%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (71.76%) XML
2 44 (51.76%) SOAP
2 44 (51.76%) XML Messaging
3 6 (7.06%) HTML
4 5 (5.88%) Web Services
5 2 (2.35%) .NET
5 2 (2.35%) CSS
6 1 (1.18%) CGI
6 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.18%) Ajax
6 1 (1.18%) NHibernate
6 1 (1.18%) jQuery
6 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.18%) HTML5
6 1 (1.18%) CSS3
6 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Smart Meter
2 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) W3C
3 2 (2.35%) CMDB
4 1 (1.18%) STB
4 1 (1.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.65%) UNIX
2 1 (1.18%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (75.29%) Test Management
2 52 (61.18%) Use Case
3 29 (34.12%) Test Scripting
4 25 (29.41%) Test Planning
5 18 (21.18%) Incident Management
6 17 (20.00%) Validation
7 16 (18.82%) Security Testing
7 16 (18.82%) System Testing
8 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 9 (10.59%) Integration Testing
9 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (9.41%) Performance Testing
11 6 (7.06%) Software Testing
11 6 (7.06%) System Integration Testing
12 5 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (5.88%) Waterfall
12 5 (5.88%) Usability Testing
12 5 (5.88%) Regression Testing
13 4 (4.71%) Scrum
13 4 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (63.53%) SQL
2 37 (43.53%) PL/SQL
3 30 (35.29%) Perl
4 24 (28.24%) Shell Script
5 13 (15.29%) Java
6 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.88%) Python
8 4 (4.71%) VBA
8 4 (4.71%) VBScript
9 3 (3.53%) C#
10 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.35%) VB
11 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (78.82%) SC Cleared
1 67 (78.82%) Security Cleared
2 44 (51.76%) ISTQB
3 6 (7.06%) ISEB
4 2 (2.35%) ACCA
4 2 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 70 (82.35%) HP
2 24 (28.24%) Oracle
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.53%) Remedy
4 2 (2.35%) BMC
5 1 (1.18%) Red Gate