The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 June 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)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 38
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.49% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category - 6.45% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £368 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £350
% change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 Coventry with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 13 31 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 5.22% 7.58% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 9
Median daily rate £418 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% +36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £325 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +11.62% +5.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £11.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.14% -44.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP