Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 24 November 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.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 51 81
Rank change year-on-year -2 +30 -29
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.67% 0.54% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.69% 10.34% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Cardiff median daily rate £313 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.04% +30.00% +18.18%
10th Percentile £301 £407 £313
90th Percentile £484 £432 £338
South Wales median daily rate £325 £418 £325
% change year-on-year -22.16% +28.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales 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 Cardiff with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 52 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 8.68% 5.21% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 40
Cardiff median daily rate £364 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.06% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £175 £266 £163
90th Percentile £488 £475 £475
South Wales median daily rate £368 £423 £350
% change year-on-year -13.02% +20.71% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.50 - £10.00
10th Percentile £14.68 - £9.20
90th Percentile £22.15 - £10.80
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 - £10.00

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Cardiff

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Cardiff

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Cardiff over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP Quality Center in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) BMC Marimba
2 2 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Deployment Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Release Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP