Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 23 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 56 60
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.54% 0.19% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.56% 3.85% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
East Sussex median daily rate £475 £350 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -5.72% +52.78%
10th Percentile £390 £350 £292
90th Percentile £560 £350 £385
South East median daily rate £350 £342 £383
% change year-on-year +2.49% -10.72% +27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £29.00

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 East Sussex with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 54 26 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.76% 4.92% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 39
East Sussex median daily rate £438 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +36.36% +25.71%
10th Percentile £276 £350 £252
90th Percentile £613 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £26.60
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £25.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year -42.86% +26.88% +0.45%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in East Sussex

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Quality Center in East Sussex

HP Quality Center
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP Quality Center in East Sussex

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hastings -8 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £550 -
HP Quality Center
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Component Testing

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (33.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DSL
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Lead
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Component Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft