The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 54 71 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.90% 0.59% 3.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.06% 8.47% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 21
Median daily rate £345 £303 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.04% -13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £201 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.78% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £74.00
% change year-on-year
- -59.45%
HP Quality Center
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
62 59 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 11.15% 6.92% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 60
Median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £165 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Wales

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
South Wales +15 5 £345 -19.76% 1
HP Quality Center
UK

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 5 (41.67%) HP UFT
2 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) Release Management
4 3 (25.00%) SCCM
4 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITSM
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) WSUS
4 3 (25.00%) BMC Marimba
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (25.00%) ISEB
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) BMC
4 3 (25.00%) Remedy
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Java

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) HP UFT
1 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Deployment Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Release Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CMDB
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Release Management
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) CBAP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) BMC Marimba
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) BMC
3 3 (25.00%) Remedy
3 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) CA
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) PlateSpin
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (8.33%) VMware