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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 16 August 2022 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 191 166 124
Rank change year-on-year -25 -42 +115
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 4 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.12% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.99% 0.85% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
10th Percentile £488 - -
25th Percentile £508 - £575
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £556 - £600
Median % change year-on-year - - +41.18%
75th Percentile £595 - £625
90th Percentile £609 - -
Central London median daily rate £556 - £600
% change year-on-year - - +41.18%

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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 708 471 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.82% 13.58% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 370 287
10th Percentile £350 £399 £413
25th Percentile £494 £468 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £585 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year +6.32% +0.05% -
75th Percentile £725 £644 £625
90th Percentile £775 £713 £675
Central London median daily rate £588 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +6.82% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
10th Percentile £19.05 £30.13 -
25th Percentile £19.50 £40.81 £12.42
Median hourly rate £20.50 £60.75 £13.08
Median % change year-on-year -66.26% +364.63% -37.74%
75th Percentile £24.25 £82.81 £13.93
90th Percentile £26.35 £94.78 £14.04
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £23.00 £13.44
% change year-on-year -10.87% +71.13% -36.00%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in the City of London

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HP Quality Center in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in the City of London

HP Quality Center
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HP Quality Center in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for HP Quality Center in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Agile
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Logistics
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Gathering
5 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Tricentis qTest
5 1 (14.29%) Metadata
5 1 (14.29%) CI/CD
5 1 (14.29%) API Testing
5 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (14.29%) Terraform
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (14.29%) Data Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) AWS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Tricentis qTest
2 1 (14.29%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
2 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) Kafka
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Derivative
1 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
1 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (14.29%) OTC Derivatives
1 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (42.86%) Logistics
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Gathering
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) CI/CD
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Murex
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle