The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 58 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 3 2 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.41% 0.42% 4.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.67% 7.14% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 28
Average daily rate
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£313 £425 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +22.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £137.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-76.36% +554.76%
HP Quality Center
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
45 28 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.19% 5.82% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 50
Average daily rate £450 £451 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +29.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £347 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.19 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +8.75%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -8 3 £313 -26.47% 1
HP Quality Center
South West

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (92.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (64.29%) ISEB
3 8 (57.14%) HP
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Verint
6 4 (28.57%) System Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
6 4 (28.57%) WFM
6 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
6 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (28.57%) IVR
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 4 (28.57%) Genesys
6 4 (28.57%) Empirix
6 4 (28.57%) Siemens
7 2 (14.29%) TestDirector
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Retail
7 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Content Management
7 2 (14.29%) CMS

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) UAT Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) UAT Tester
4 2 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) WFM
3 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) System Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISEB
2 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Genesys
2 4 (28.57%) Empirix
2 4 (28.57%) Siemens
2 4 (28.57%) Verint