The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for HP Quality Center skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth - - 4.90%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £325 £328
% change year-on-year +5.00% -0.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -40.00% +102.02%  

HP Quality Center is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2 14 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 4.55% 12.96% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 9
Median daily rate - £425 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -15.55% +5.88%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Bournemouth

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Bournemouth

HP Quality Center
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Guidewire
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) iPad
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (25.00%) Toad
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Guidewire
2 2 (50.00%) HP