Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 79 32
Rank change year-on-year +16 -47 +26
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 2 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.13% 0.19% 4.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.22% 4.76% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 32
Coventry median daily rate £380 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £375 £388 £286
90th Percentile £385 £413 £323
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% +6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Coventry with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 45 42 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 6.04% 3.96% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 45
Coventry median daily rate £425 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £182 £236 £259
90th Percentile £588 £519 £398
West Midlands median daily rate £433 £410 £310
% change year-on-year +5.49% +32.47% -3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -13.79% -36.10%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.25 £11.95
90th Percentile £14.50 £13.75 £20.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.53 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +0.17% -1.69% -26.25%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

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 22 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 Coventry region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP