The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 44 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.56% 1.25% 0.89%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.00% 28.57% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
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£190 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.68% -3.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +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 West Sussex region.

Systems Management Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
35 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.78% 4.38% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 22
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £331 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -69.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Vacancies
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HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 12 (70.59%) PRINCE2
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (52.94%) PMP
2 9 (52.94%) PMI Certification
2 9 (52.94%) QA
3 7 (41.18%) ISTQB
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) Selenium
5 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (11.76%) ISEB
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Management
6 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
1 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Test Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Test Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) PRINCE2
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Test Management
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 9 (52.94%) PMP
1 9 (52.94%) PMI Certification
2 7 (41.18%) ISTQB
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA