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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 78 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 10 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.73% 0.71% 0.97%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.17% 10.34% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 12
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£375 £415 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +5.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £466 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.59% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £108.08 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-72.01% +200.20%
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
109 87 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.90% 6.83% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 49 61
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £272 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 21
Average hourly rate £47.50 £21.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.19% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £18.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £24.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Redhill - 2 £190 -
Leatherhead -3 1 £450 +12.50%
Reigate - 1 - - 1
Staines - - - -
Epsom - - - - 2
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (35.00%) HP
2 7 (35.00%) Manual Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Test Management
5 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) UNIX
5 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (15.00%) TestDirector
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.00%) System Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Web Testing
6 3 (15.00%) QA
6 3 (15.00%) Selenium
6 3 (15.00%) Use Case
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (10.00%) Test Planning

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (15.00%) TestDirector
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) QARun
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (10.00%) Toad
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.00%) Metasploit
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Manual Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (5.00%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) QA Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Test Programme Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) AIX
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Test Management
4 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.00%) System Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Web Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Use Case
6 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) VB
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (10.00%) ISEB
4 2 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (5.00%) CEH
5 1 (5.00%) CISSP
5 1 (5.00%) OSCP
5 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Nmap
2 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) CORE IMPACT
1 2 (10.00%) Nessus
2 1 (5.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) HP
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) TOWER Software