Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 6 months to 19 February 2020 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.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 121 107
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 -13
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.38% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.85% 2.01% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Bristol median daily rate £190 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.29% +6.25% +45.45%
South West median daily rate £360 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% -12.50% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 246 249 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.49% 11.91% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 179 97
Bristol median daily rate £500 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.36% +23.23%
10th Percentile £260 £320 £184
90th Percentile £600 £575 £625
South West median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +23.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +100.00% -57.83%
10th Percentile £16.85 £24.70 £17.45
90th Percentile £115.00 £46.85 £19.35
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year -9.68% +76.14% -45.00%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing HP Quality Center as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Bristol

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Bristol

HP Quality Center
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Quality Center in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) GPRS
1 7 (100.00%) GSM
1 7 (100.00%) SMS
1 7 (100.00%) UMTS
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 7 (100.00%) Huawei
1 7 (100.00%) RANAP
1 7 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) HSPA
1 7 (100.00%) LTE
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 7 (100.00%) HP ALM
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 3 (42.86%) Scenario Testing

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) GPRS
1 7 (100.00%) GSM
1 7 (100.00%) HSPA
1 7 (100.00%) LTE
1 7 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 7 (100.00%) RANAP
1 7 (100.00%) SMS
1 7 (100.00%) UMTS
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
1 3 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Huawei