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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 61 82 59
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% 0.12% 2.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.89% 1.47% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +24.61%
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
53 68 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.41% 7.88% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 51 51
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £185 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

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 27 September 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 +22 1 £425 +30.76% 2
HP Quality Center
UK

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 5 (83.33%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) CBAP
4 1 (16.67%) Confluence
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SysML
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) CBAP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) VMware