The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 92 65 36
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -29
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 6 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.58% 1.61% 3.00%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.61% 12.62% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 13
Median daily rate £319 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £335 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
HP Quality Center
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Systems Management Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
230 103 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.14% 12.80% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 64 46
Median daily rate £300 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 6 £319 -1.92%
HP Quality Center
North East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 8 (61.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 7 (53.85%) LoadRunner
3 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Unix
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) QA
4 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
5 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (38.46%) HP SiteScope
5 5 (38.46%) Facilita Forecast
5 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
5 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
5 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
5 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
5 5 (38.46%) VB
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) ISEB
5 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Linux

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) LoadRunner
2 5 (38.46%) Facilita Forecast
2 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
3 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (15.38%) JMeter
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) OAT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) OAT Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
2 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
4 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
6 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
7 2 (15.38%) Change Control
7 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
2 8 (61.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (38.46%) ISEB
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco IPCC
1 5 (38.46%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) HP
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