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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank - 59 53
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 0 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 1.70% 1.02%
As % of the Systems Management category - 20.34% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 5
Average daily rate
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- £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £32.50
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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 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.97% 8.37% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 46 23
Average daily rate £375 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -5.19%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Use Case
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Test Management
3 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (71.43%) XML Messaging
4 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) V-Model
6 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) JUnit
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) CMS

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) XML Messaging
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Use Case
2 5 (71.43%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) V-Model
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle